Lambano Sanctuary: Fundraiser / Marketing Coordinator

Lambano Sanctuary
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Opportunity closing date: 
Thursday, 20 September, 2012
Opportunity type: 

Lambano Sanctuary is a Christian nonprofit organistion that cares for HIV positive children in a foster care cluster setting. Lambano is based in Wychwood, Germiston and have been operating since 2001.

Lambano seeks to appoint a Fundraiser/Marketing Coordinator, based in Germiston, Ekurhuleni.

S/he is expected to be energetic with ability to work unsupervised and has a strong work ethic. S/he will be constantly looking for opportunity and thinking of great ideas for marketing on a small budget. S/he should have a strong sense of integrity and moral boundaries.


  • Design and implement a fundraising and marketing strategy in line with the organisations strategy;
  • Build and sustain relationships with existing, new and potential donors, organisations and individuals;
  • Raise the organisations profile and liaise with media;
  • Responsible for coordinating and overseeing all fundraising related matters;
  • Social media - update Twitter, Facebook and website regularly;
  • Update proposals, budgets and reports;
  • Set up and maintain donor database.


  • Degree or diploma in communication or marketing is preferable but not essential if incumbent has proven relevant experience;
  • Minimum of five years working experience in the fundraising field;
  • Knowledge of principles, ethics and practices of successful fundraising or marketing;
  • Excellent communication, administration and writing skills;
  • Flexible approach to working outside of normal office hours, particularly when called upon to support special fundraising events and projects;
  • Computer literate;
  • Experience in a non-profit environment will be an asset, especially working with a very limited budget;
  • Time management skills and ability to meet deadlines;
  • Have a “hands-on” approach and be able to work unsupervised;
  • Passionate about making a difference in the lives of children;
  • Valid driver’s licence.

Only South African citizen need to apply.

To apply, submit a CV, current salary, salary expectations and motivation letter with ‘Fundraising Coordinator’ in the subject line to

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application - NGO Pulse Portal.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

No phone call will be accepted.

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