vites applications for the post of a Fundraising Associate for its new Delhi office.
The Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy is an independent think tank doing legal research and assisting the government in making better laws. Vidhi is committed to producing legal research of the highest standard with the aim of informing public debate and contributing to improved governance. Vidhi works with Ministries of the Government of India and State Governments, as well as other public institutions, providing research and drafting support at various stages of law-making. Vidhi also conducts and freely disseminates independent research in areas of legal reform which it believes is critical to India’s future. Vidhi is an equal opportunity employer and neither practices nor tolerates any kind of discriminatory behavior.
Vidhi is expanding its development team and looking for a Fundraising Associate. The Fundraising Associate will work with the Senior Fundraising Associate and will be responsible for assisting in and supporting fundraising operations within the organisation. The responsibilities include –
Research and create a list of select Indian philanthropists, corporate houses, and foundations for fundraising purposes
Track philanthropic trends that relate generally to Vidhi’s work and mission
Collate and coordinate data required from Program and Finance Teams and prepare presentations and proposals for grant requests to prospects
Create quarterly and annual fundraising reports and other donor reports as needed
Support the Senior Fundraising Associate in producing communication material that would help to spread Vidhi’s Vision and Mission to internal and external audiences.
Degrees in Finance/ Management/ Communications would be desirable along with 1-2 years’ prior experience in the non-profit sector, especially in fundraising or communications. The selected candidate would also need to possess impeccable skills in electronic and oral communications along with an ability to manage tight deadlines.
Knowledge/ Skills requirements
Proficiency in Microsoft Office (MS) Office Suite (MS Word, Excel, and Power Point) required. Familiarity with budgeting or demonstrated capacity to learn.
Locations and Salary
This is a full-time position based out of New Delhi.
The Associate will be engaged in this position for one year, and renewal shall be subject to performance.
Salary will be commensurate to the level of skills and experience.
Interested candidates should apply through our online portal and must submit the following documents merged in one document:
1. Latest Curriculum Vitae (CV) in not more than two A4 pages.
2. A brief statement of motivation in applying for the position, in not more than 500 words
3. Names and contact details of two professional referees who may be contacted for references
The deadline to submit applications is 15th May 2021.
Queries may be sent only through e-mail titled ‘Development: Application for Fundraising Associate’, addressed to email@example.com. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.