Senior Coordinator Fundraising & Programs at GRI

About GRI

GRI is an international independent organization that has pioneered corporate sustainability reporting since 1997. GRI helps businesses, governments and other organizations understand and communicate the impact of business on critical sustainability issues such as climate change, human rights, corruption and many others.

With thousands of reporters in over 90 countries, GRI provides the world’s most trusted and widely used standards on sustainability reporting, enabling organizations and their stakeholders to make better decisions based on information that matters. Currently, 27 countries and regions reference GRI in their policies. GRI is built upon a unique multi-stakeholder principle, which ensures the participation and expertise of diverse stakeholders in the development of its standards. GRI’s mission is to empower decision-makers everywhere, through its standards and multi-stakeholder network, to take action towards a more sustainable economy and world.

Our Vision: A future where sustainability is integral to every organization’s decision-making process.

Our Mission: To empower decision makers everywhere through our sustainability standards and multi-stakeholder network, to take action towards a more sustainable economy and world.

Position summary

We are expanding our capacity in the area of institutional fundraising to complement a new strategic growth plan. GRI is proud of its strategic governmental funding partners. It is now seeking to expand its institutional funding basis with new partners. This role offers a great opportunity for someone who excels in relationship management having a passion for sustainable development and fundraising. As a vital part of the Fundraising and Strategic Partnerships team, s/he will coordinate fundraising with governmental, intergovernmental and foundation partners. Equally important she/he will support in the process of monitoring and reporting of the government funded Sustainability Development Programs. She/he will collaborate with all units in the organization, including regional hubs. The position requires modest international travel.

The post holder supports and assists the Director Fundraising and Strategic Partnerships who is currently been recruited in mastering the dynamics of the full funding cycle: from identification of potential funding, to proposal writing, tendering, to establishment of contracts, intra-organizational coordination and monitoring of implementation, narrative and financial reporting and evaluation.

Job title: Senior Coordinator Fundraising & Programs

Location: Amsterdam

Salary: € 34,000 - € 36,000 per annum

Contract: 40 hours p/w; 1 year initially - extension by mutual consent

Closing date: 20 August 2015