[Closed] Fundraising Consultant

[This position is now closed.] GNDR is seeking a Fundraising Consultant to provide short-term July to September.

GNDR is seeking a Consultant to provide fundraising support on a short-term basis over the next 3 months. The purpose of the consultancy is to ensure GNDR members’ access to grant opportunities and support their fundraising activities; and to develop proposals for GNDR submission as required.

Scope of work

Scanning of grant opportunities from online platforms such as FundsforNGOs and uploading relevant grants onto our Community Platform for members to access;
Coordinate the development of proposals as and when they arise;
Support members to fundraise in consortia, by providing advice, reviewing concept notes, and organising trainings;
Follow up with existing donors on negotiations for further funding;

Time commitment

A total of 30 days, ideally 3 days a week, from early July to end of September.

Accountability and support

The Consultant will report to Lucy Pearson, Head of Strategy and Development, and work closely with other Secretariat positions as well as with the wider GNDR membership.


This is a home-based consultancy and candidates can be based in any country.

Experience requirements

Candidates will have substantial experience in fundraising from both institutional donors and foundations and trusts, including coordinating submissions and writing proposals. Candidates should have experience of working with consortia, particularly with local CSOs. Candidates must have a sound understanding of the international humanitarian and development sector, including disaster risk reduction concepts. Candidates will also have excellent written English skills and be able to clearly write to institutional donor standards.


GNDR invites expressions of interest from experienced consultants, which should be submitted to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Applications must include a cover letter summarizing the consultant’s experience and stating their daily fee rate, and a CV. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis and the advert will remain open until filled.


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