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As a Fundraiser, you will play a pivotal role in generating funds and resources to
support our ongoing projects and expand our reach. You will be responsible for
developing and implementing fundraising strategies, building relationships with donors, and organizing fundraising campaigns. This is a mid-level position that requires experience in fundraising, excellent communication skills, and a passion for making a difference in the community*.


*This description reflects the core activities of the role but is not intended to be all-
inclusive. We are an evolving start-up and other duties may be required in addition to

changes in the emphasis of duties as required from time to time.


Kampala, Uganda


1 year full-time
 3 month probation period. Option to renew beyond.

What You’ll Do

  • Develop and execute fundraising strategies to meet financial targets and support
    CoolBricks' projects and initiatives.


  •  Identify and cultivate relationships with potential donors and partners, including
    individuals, corporations, foundations, and government agencies.


  •  Research and analyze funding opportunities and grants for fundraising potential.

  • Prepare and submit compelling grant proposals and fundraising appeals to secure
    funding from various sources.

  • Collaborate with the team to develop and implement effective fundraising campaignsacross different channels, including online platforms and social media.

  • Provide regular reports and updates on fundraising activities, achievements, and challenges to the team.

  •  Stay informed about industry trends, best practices, and regulations related to fundraising and philanthropy.

Who You are

  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field.

  • Proven experience (2-4 years) in fundraising, preferably in the non-profit sector.

  • Strong interpersonal and relationship-building skills to engage with diverse
    stakeholders and maintain long-term partnerships.


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to craft
    persuasive proposals and presentations.

  • Solid project management skills with the ability to plan, organize, and execute
    multiple fundraising initiatives simultaneously.


  • Proficiency in using online platforms for donor management and engagement.

  • Self-motivated and results-oriented mindset with the ability to work independently
    as well as part of a collaborative team.


CoolBricks is an equal opportunities employer. Female candidates are encouraged to apply.
We offer competitive salaries.


Are you the Fundraiser we are looking for?

How to apply:

Email a Cover Letter, Resume and contacts of two references to:

subject: “ATTN: FUNDRAISER”.

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