Fundraising Manager

Posted By: Tree of Life for Animals (TOLFA Animal Hospital)


Junior Management


Animal Welfare

Job Description

The Role: The Fundraising Manager will be responsible for target based generation of donations within India and stewarding current donors to encourage repeat donations.

Reporting To: Management

Hours – Full Time (45 hours per week)

Monthly Salary – Rs25,000 - Rs30,000 (dependent on qualification and experience)

Core Duties

1. Creating and implementing strategies to raise funds for TOLFA.

2.Identifying potential sources of CSR and Grant funding.

3.Writing of strong grant proposals for CSR, funding foundations and other grantmaking bodies that show clearly the work TOLFA does and how it aligns with the grant-givers priorities.

4.Developing solid, long lasting relationships with donors and sponsors, and creating compelling fundraising campaigns for them individually.

5.Maintaining strong relationships with donors through communications recognising their contributions and keeping them informed about our work.

6.Create and Manage (in collaboration with our Duties of Fundraising Executive Digital Communications Manager) crowdfunding campaigns.

7.Organising events, being aware of external Able to work in collaboration with other events we can take part in, recruiting volunteers, and ensuring that the events are well executed.

8.Working in collaboration with other TOLFA departments - Social Media, Communications, Finance - to ensure everyone is informed and working together towards the same goals.

The above list of duties is not exhaustive and the Fundraising Manager may be requested to take on additional tasks or administration duties at the request of management. 

Eligibility Criteria

Education & Experience Requirements: BA/ MA in social work or Business/ Sales & marketing 3+ years in similar role or proven record in fundraising or sales & marketing. Fluent in Hindi and English (speaking and written)

Desired Candidate Profile

Graduation - BA

Personal Attributes:

1.Strong organisational and Communication Skills.

2. Knowledge of fundraising/sales techniques and strategies.

3. Excellent writing skills and ability to write compelling proposals

4. Problem-solving and ability to think critically.

5. Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

6. Able to manage multiple priorities.

7. Confident and Presentable.

8. Punctual about the work and consistent attendance.

9. Comfortable around animals.

10. Creative and practical.

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Tree of Life for Animals (TOLFA Animal Hospital)
  • About Organization:TOLFA is a registered Indian Charitable Trust based in Ajmer, Rajasthan. Our mission is to provide vital and preventative healthcare to India’s ownerless animals and those belonging to low-income owners, as well as educate communities in their welfare and value. TOLFA is committed to humanely reducing the street dog population through sterilization and to eradicating rabies in our area through vaccination. We operate a very busy animal hospital and shelter in Kharakheri Village (4km after Foy Sagar) where daily we have over 600 animals in our care. We have a team of over 60 staff members including Doctors and LSAs to attend to the animals.