Digital Fundraiser (m/f)
Light for the World is an international disability and development organisation whose vision is an inclusive society where no one is left behind. We enable crucial eye health services and help empower people with disabilities in some of the poorest regions of the world.
Our programmes include:
- Eyesight – preventing blindness and promoting eye health for all
- Education – ensuring children with disabilities receive quality, inclusive education
- Empowerment – advocating for the health and rights of people with disabilities in their societies and within development efforts
We focus on the poorest and hardest to reach because that’s where we will have the biggest impact. We create change through local people, organisations and structures because we want our impact to last. For more information visit www.light-for-the-world.org
We are in the process of expanding our team and looking for a committed
Digital Fundraiser (m/f)
Full-time / Vienna, Munich or Prague
Light for the world is currently developing an overall fundraising strategy for the DACH region (Austria, Germany, Switzerland) plus Czech Republic. Within this program we establish an own digital fundraising strategy to drive online donations. In this interesting role you will therefore develop digital fundraising campaigns in various markets in close collaboration with our (digital) marketing & fundraising team as well as our (digital) editors:
As a passionate digital expert, you will develop our digital fundraising via various suitable channels, constantly monitor and analyse campaigns as well as donor journeys and ensure lead generation, conversions and increasing online donations.
As a good analyst, you will create a lead generation program including monitoring campaign performances via KPIs and ROI. In addition, you increase the acquisition of donors, optimize the donor user experience and report fundraising results and benchmarks.
As an excellent team player, you work in close collaboration with your (digital) fundraising colleagues – based in Vienna, as well as across Europa and Africa.
- You have 3-5 years proven work experience as digital fundraiser and experience in digital marketing, advertising and fundraising
- You provide expertise in various digital fundraising channels as well as analysing and monitoring their performance
- You deliver digital fundraising campaigns from initial brief through to post-campaign analysis
- You use specialist knowledge to identify opportunities in digital fundraising
- You ensure campaigns are cost-effective and their performance is monitored against agreed targets
- You are passionate about digital fundraising and a “digital first” approach is a must for you
- You have experience working in an international multi-cultural organisation
- You have a deep knowledge of interactive technologies, online donation processes and payment methods
- You are up to date in modern web technologies
- You stay up-to-date regarding the latest trends in digital fundraising and marketing
- You are used to plan and implement projects on time and on budget as well as able to handle pro bono activities
- You are fluent in German and English
- Additional languages (Czech, French and/or Portuguese) are a plus
- You are creative, open minded and an excellent team player
- You are self-organized, reliable and precise
- You are willing to travel occasionally, including to our project countries in Africa
- You have a personal interest in international development and human rights and are committed to Light for the World’s mandate and values
What we can offer as an employer:
We are offering an outstanding opportunity to bring about change through an international development organisation with strong expertise and a growing profile. We are committed to giving our colleagues space to explore new directions, test new ideas and to excel as individuals through and with their team. We are a professional team that strives towards continuous development. We believe in participatory leadership and expect you to contribute your expertise and ideas. We believe that learning from mistakes is an important way of developing and put emphasis on our culture of learning.
The location of employment is in Vienna, Munich or Prague; some international travel will be required. As a reference, if Vienna-based, an annual gross salary of approximately EUR 35.000,- (40h/week) commensurate with qualifications and experience is foreseen for this position Start date: as soon as possible.
We are looking forward to receiving your application no later than April 7th 2019. Please apply exclusively online via our application tool under https://www.light-for-the-world.org/work-with-us. A complete CV and a letter of motivation are important parts of this. Please also refer to the salary information and indicate your salary requirements, respectively. Please let us know why you would like to join our team and why you consider yourself suitable.
Qualified candidates with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Light for the World International
Mona Koehler, Niederhofstraße 26, A-1120 Vienna, Austria.