Monday, 28 October 2013

Communications and Fundraising Volunteer Jobs in Tanzania at Mkombozi

Job Title: Communications and Fundraising Volunteer

Employer: Mkombozi

Duty Station: Moshi

Application Deadline: 25th Nov 2013

Job Description:


Produce daily social media updates, monitor conversations around child rights and grow social media reach both in Tanzania and internationally.
Manage e-newsletter programme – producing monthly updates in coordination with FCC
Update website as needed (
Design graphically appealing print and online materials such as brochures, reports and promotional items
Manage online fundraising platforms CrowdRise and JustGiving and develop new ideas and ways to implement crowdfunding abroad.
Provide photography and videography assistance when needed during events or donor visits
Assist Fundraising & Communications Coordinator and programme teams in planning events and promotional needs
Research and assist in preparing grants for corporate and institutional donors

Skills and Competencies:

University Degree (or in the process of completing) in communications, marketing, public relations or other relevant field.
At least 1 year of experience working in the filed of communications, preferably with an NGO.
Excellent communications skills; both verbal and written.
Fluency in English is required; knowledge of Swahili (or willingness to learn) is desirable.
Enthusiastic individual who is self-motivated.
Ability to work under minimum supervision.
Ability to adapt to pressure driven surroundings.
Ability to understand the scope and reasons for Mkombozi’s work and to convey this to potential donors through writing on the web, in publications and on social media.
Photoshop, Fireworks (or similar programme) experience.
Desired by not required: Knowledge of HTML, Joomla, Dreamweaver, and/or e-newsletter platforms. Video editing and photography experience is also desirable.

 How to Apply:

Send your CV to:
Human Resource Officer
P.O. Box 9601 Moshi-Kilimanjaro

Mkombozi is an equal opportunity employer.

Thank you for your interest, but due to the volume of applications received, only those who are short-listed will be contacted.