Director of Development
Education for Global Peace (EGP) is a global movement network that seeks to bring about a world based on cultures of peace. Our mission is to foster a global transformation whereby peace education empowers children, youth, and adults in a variety of educational settings, so that they possess the knowledge, skills and attitudes to build peace in the world around them.
The Director of Development will lead the development and implementation of a comprehensive fundraising plan.
This is a remote part time voluntary position.
∙ Oversees fundraising planning and implementation, including identifying resource requirements, researching funding sources, establishing strategies to approach funders, submitting proposals and administrating fundraising records and documentation
∙ Write letters, proposals, grant reports and correspondence to funders, including government agencies, foundations, corporations and individual giving
∙ Build and solidify relationships with new and established contributors
∙ Plan special events and develop public relations strategy as it relates to fundraising.
∙ Engage staff in activities to ensure achievement of fundraising goals.
∙ Passion for the project’s mission.
∙ Experience in fundraising.
∙ Proven track record of successfully securing large grants or major donations preferred..
∙ Exceptional oral and written communication skills. Creative and inspiring writer.
∙ Excellent knowledge of English (oral and written). Bilingual or multilingual a plus.
∙ Excellent computer and Internet skills
∙ BA in related field preferred
Interested candidates should send a resume and meaningful cover letter to the following email: [email protected]