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Humanitarian Funding Executive
About the job
CARE International is one of the world’s leading humanitarian and development charities. CARE fights poverty and injustice in the world’s most vulnerable places. We save lives in disasters and conflicts. We stand with women, girls and their communities to achieve lasting change for a better future.
Following significant investment in CARE International UK’s (CIUK’s) humanitarian and emergencies unit a new humanitarian funding team is being established. We are currently recruiting a Humanitarian Funding Executive to support the development and growth of this team and secure increased funding for CARE’s humanitarian work globally. The post holder will produce high quality contract and grant bids and will work with the Head of Unit and Humanitarian Funding Manager to position CARE’s Humanitarian programmes and advocacy work with key funding targets. The postholder will develop close working relationships with Country Offices, technical teams and CIUK’s other fundraising teams in order to help us meet our big programmatic ambitions. The development of market intelligence will also be critical.
This brand new role is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Institutional fundraiser with a track record of securing bids and funding (ideally humanitarian grants from DFID and ECHO). You will be knowledgeable about the UK funding environment and have the ability to work effectively with others and under pressure. You will be a great communicator with strong organisational skills and a good understanding of wider project management processes in the NGO sector.
The closing date for applications is Thursday 15th August 2013.
First stage interviews to be held on Wednesday 21st August 2013.
How to apply
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