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Monday, 26 February 2018

ActionAid Rwanda – Fundraising Intern For 6 Month

Posted By on Monday, February 26, 2018

The Head of Fundraising is set to go on Maternity leave starting from End of April to End of August, in the maternity period; the role will be covered by an internal staff, which will need extra support in the fundraising department in the capacity of Fundraising Officer. The recruited Intern will be placed as a fundraising officer reporting to the Maternity cover.

ActionAid International Rwanda is advancing its MDP (Membership development process) and this requires strengthen its capacity to raise funds for sustainability. AAR has just finalized writing its 2nd strategy paper which will be launched this March 2018.

AAR has developed different documents and strategies (Resource mobilization strategy, Donor Scoping surveys, and Donor Engagement plans) and these will need to be updated with the new strategy. The Intern will support in the mentioned processes and In addition the person will temporarily fill the gap existing in AAR during the period the Head of fundraising is on maternity leave

II.    Purpose

  • The primary purpose of the internship is to equip of young professional with the relevant skills and capacities that allows them to be future leaders and policy influencers and can lead organizations such as Actionaid International Rwanda.
  • The person will be placed in Fundraising and Programs and will be under the direct guidance of the Acting Head of Fundraising.
  • Specifically, among others, during the internship, the intern will focus on:
  • Support in the review of the resource mobilisation strategy that ensures delivery and greatest impact on mission guided by the CSP
  • Support in the process of updating the donor scoping according to the new CSP happening this year and as part of this we will come up with PoPs ( program operations plans) and funding plans for the remaining term of CSP
  • Support in identify funding gaps and strategies to filling in the gaps
  • Support the acting Head Of Fundraising in the process of ensuring smooth start of 2 new projects – UKAID project and Amplify Change project
  • Support in Concept note development
  • Support in Proposal development

III.    Duration of internship
The internship duration will be for six months from April to September 2018

IV.    Output

  • An internship report that is inclusive of a general appreciation of the period indication what achievements have been made and recommended areas of improvements will be delivered to Actionaid at the end of the internship.

AAR will be given the intern a facilitation fee of only as contained in our internship policy;


  • Completion of a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences; International development; development studies or related field

Essential Knowledge and Experience

  • At least some working experience in donor funded projects or development organization particularly in the field of fundraising and/or Resource Mobilization;
  • Some knowledge of donor intelligence , proposal development
  • Experience in policy research

How to apply
Mark in the subject line: The position you are applying for "Fundraising Intern"

Interested and Qualified candidates should submit Application Letters & Curriculum Vitae to not later than Tuesday 20th March, 2018 at 05:00 PM

Only applications sent by email will be accepted.

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