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Kiron Open Higher Education: Fundraising Manager (f/m/d), 7.6.

Start: July 2020 or later 

Location: Berlin

Employment type: Full time

Kiron Open Higher Education gGmbH is a non-profit organization founded in 2015 with the mission to enable access to high-quality education for refugees and underserved communities through digital solutions.

Our team of Kironistas is international, agile and thinks out-of-the-box. We are education experts, techies, designers, project managers, communicators, grant writers, researchers, coffee-drinkers, innovators and dreamers, who work together on this mission every day.

Your opportunities and responsibilities at Kiron:

  • Contribute to growth of Kiron partner base and unrestricted income through traditional fundraising methods and new innovative outreach strategies 
  • Managing the development and writing of high quality concept notes, proposals and budgets 
  • Work as a Key Account Manager, complete due diligence on prospective partners and be the internal point of contact for key partners
  • Represent Kiron at networking events and attend meetings to build relationships and potential partnerships including the negotiation of final agreements
  • Together with the fundraising team, you identify Kiron’s attractive points for donors and support our strategic vision, goals and fundraising campaigns
  • Experience with education and learning topic, and/or government relations will be considered as an asset

Your set of skills:

  • You have at least 5 years of full-time professional work experience, ideally in fundraising, communications, PR or marketing 
  • You have excellent communication skills in German and English, both written and spoken (C1 according to CEFR) 
  • You have significant experience of working within a relationship management function in NGO and/or corporate sector with proven track record of meeting fundraising targets
  • You possess outstanding communication skills and the ability to tailor written and verbal content and develop compelling proposals and presentations 
  • Ideally, you have a sense for visual design,  strong PPT skills and digital marketing skills
  • You share our vision of free and democratic access to higher education for refugees and underserved communities worldwide 

Our offer:

  • The atmosphere of a digitally savvy, innovative and fast-paced social startup and the chance to be part of a dynamic, international, and interdisciplinary team
  • The opportunity to take on a lot of responsibility and work in a environment that values flexibility, autonomy, and transparency 
  • Flexible working hours, 30 days vacation & a generous home office policy 
  • Your choice of hardware (HP or Apple) and a dog-friendly and spacious office in Lichtenberg with beautiful sunset views

Ready to join our mission? Apply now!

Camila Sarmanho
HR Manager


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