Assistant Fundraising Officer

Job Information

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    Category East Africa Jobs
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    Posted On Jun 1 ,2020
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    Qualifications Bachelor's Degree
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    Employer Name United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Job Description

  • Contribute to the development and execution of the private sector fundraising strategy for UNHCR in Nigeria;
  • Work with the executive office in Abuja and the external relations team to address the legal and administrative hurdles that will encumber fundraising efforts in Nigeria.
  • Assist in the development of the Nigerian strategy for the F2F program, including local plans for market entry and program growth in Nigeria.
  • Contribute to the development and execution of a communication and branding strategy to engage regular and major donors, increase awareness and promote a better understanding of UNHCR and refugee issues.
  • Undertake high-quality research to identify prospective major donors in Nigeria.
  • Maintain close dialogue with and provide information to relevant donors on UNHCR operations and financial requirements including responding to donors’ requests for information on ad hoc basis.
  • Keep management informed about relevant local developments in Nigeria.
  • In collaboration with the External Relations team, keep abreast of development on UNHCR’s work both in the country and worldwide and support as requested with a response to queries for information on all aspects of the organization’s work in Nigeria.
  • Undertake any other tasks as required by PSP.