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Volunteer Grant Writing Officer

International Association for Democracy (IAD)


Posted over 30 days ago...

IAD is seeking a Grant Writing Officer to join our fundraising team and contribute to promoting our cause and advancing our mission!


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Edinburgh, EH2 4AN

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Expires at anytime

What will you be doing?

Job Details The International Association for Democracy (IAD) is an NGO that works to defend and advance democracy around the globe. We link people with their governments and lobby governments to promote, strengthen and safeguard democratic institutions, processes, norms and values at home and abroad. We also work towards raising public awareness about the current state of democracy around the world and what should be done to better defend and promote democracy.  IAD is looking for a Grant Writing Officer to join the fundraising team to help us grow as an association. The candidate is expected to volunteer for 3-5 hours per week to this role.   Objectives of this Role

Research grant opportunities and identify foundations to apply to Write and create the applications for these grants  Manage the application process with the foundations  Cooperate with the other volunteers in the fundraising team with broader collaboration to assist in the overall work of raising money for the NGO

What are we looking for?

Skills and Qualifications

Previous experience with fundraising or crowdfunding (in personal or professional capacity) Experience in research and writing documents and applications Basic understanding of Google Workspace and collaboration tools on Google Docs Passion for promoting democracy, rule of law and human rights The candidate is expected to volunteer for 3-5 hours per week to this role.

What difference will you make?

What we can offer you

Experience in an international NGO and an excellent reference to help you in your career You will join a welcoming international network of students and professionals, who have a passion for promoting and defending democracy, the rule of law and human rights The inclusion of your name, photo and role at IAD on our website


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