PCat is seeking a part-time Development Officer to support our fundraising efforts, primarily to grow unrestricted support at the $1,000-$4,999 and $5,000+ giving levels, as well as assisting PCat with other fundraising efforts. The Development Officer’s responsibilities will include preparing an annual development and communications plan, managing the cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of current and prospective donors, identifying new sources of unrestricted support, and planning and implementing special fundraising events. This position will report directly to the Executive Director and work with other team members in headquarters (based in Cambridge, MA). PCat is looking for someone that is a self-starter with excellent communication skills, as well as a highly organized person who is great at building relationships and engaging partners.
Specific areas of responsibility include:
Donor Research and Management
Special Projects and Events
In Haiti, we work with 45 artisan groups and over 400 small-holder farmers with important value chain linkages with the artisan groups. Prosperity Catalyst’s work in Iraq has a special emphasis on supporting and providing economic opportunities for female heads of household, IDPs, and other vulnerable women. To date, the project has provided technical training to over 700 and business training to over 400 women in Iraq. Prosperity Catalyst operates for-profit enterprise hubs in Baghdad and Port-au-Prince, which provide product design assistance, and market access. We also have an e-commerce site www.catalystcollections.com that sells products made by our clients in both Haiti and Iraq. Our work to date has increased average client income by 60%. Prosperity Catalyst manages subgrantees and contractors that complement our skills sets, such as Women Empowerment Organization and Stars Orbit, to assist us in implementing our projects in Iraq.
What can you expect as a team member?
To apply please email cover letter, resume, references and a writing sample to: Jackie Baldino - [email protected]
Applications will be accepted until December 5, 2018. PCat is an Equal Opportunity Employer