Bogotá, Colombia

Fundraising Officer

Support Sustainable Cities and Communities

Skills Needed

  • Fundraising
  • Impact Investing
  • Communications
  • Nonprofit Operations
  • Writing

Language Proficiencies

You must be able to speak English.
Additionally, speaking Spanish would be helpful.

When Can You Start?

You can start as soon as possible and stay for 1¾ month to 22 months

Project Details


Description and Impact

We are a startup in Colombia. Our mission is to contribute to energy access and sustainable development by empowering communities at the base of the pyramid population with reliable and economical solar energy solutions. We're seeking an Experteer with a background in fundraising, including event-based, crowdfunding, and grant writing. Depending on how long you can Experteer with us, you can expect to work with our Founder through all stages of the fundraising efforts from the initial mapping out of a fundraising strategy, identifying funding sources, structuring the application, and conducting necessary follow-up with funders. 

 

Deliverables

This project is considered a success when the Experteer is able to deliver based on the agreed upon: 

  • Number of grants opportunities identified for Energy Access projects or grants related to the co-benefits generated by our organization
  • Number of grant applications completed and submitted
  • Number of grant applications that receive positive feedback or successful securement of the grant. 

We Provide These Local Benefits


Benefits Overview

  • Learning Opportunity

Learning Opportunity

By Experteering with us, you can learn how to implement a social innovation model and the challenges that exist when creating real impact on the ground. 

Additional Benefits

Opportunity to discover Colombia and our culture,
Insight into the energy access problem along with sustainability, especially as it pertains to Colombia.
Funding for domestic travel to remote areas for research purposes to better understand off-grid problems and how our model works.

 

Virtual

This project accepts applications for virtual experteers.

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