Job Title: Fundraising/ Project Coordinator
Date: 4 February 2021
Apply by: 19 February 2021

Duration: Initial 6 month consultancy, and if successful, a full time one year contract   

Reporting to: Founders


Work Base: Freetown




  • Develop and implement JNJF’s fundraising strategy;

  • Lead the development and implementation of the organisation’s program resource mobilisation and fundraising strategies;

  • Initiate, lead and coordinate identification of new donors or sponsors inline wit fundraising policies;

  • Maintain oversight of all projects implemented;

  • Contribute to strategic decision making and support to the board;

  • Identify sponsorship and fundraising related knowledge of JNJF and its partners and coordinate the generation, storage and access to knowledge;

  • Human resources / people management;

  • Overall management of the Foundation;

  • Implementing and overseeing administrative systems;

  • Overseeing HR functions;

  • Communication with project partners and stakeholders for project activities, to optimize access and to ensure timely organization facilitation of activities relating to projectimplementation;

  • Oversee project and event planning and implementation with preparation of budgets of different activities according to theneeds;

  • Any other duties necessary to manage the organisations and its associated businesses.




  • Hold a Bachelor’s degree in social sciences or their equivalent from a recognised university (required).

  • Have at least two (2) years working experience in resource mobilization in an NGO or medium sized organisation at a supervisory level.

  • Have practical experience in voluntary fundraising including managing a team of volunteers.

  • Good knowledge of trends of fundraising development in Sierra Leone (Desired)




Please send your Cover Letter and CV by e-mail to The Human Resources Associate at, with subject Fundraising/Project Coordinator.  Deadline for applications is Friday 19 February 2021.

Whilst all applicants will be assessed strictly on their individual merits, particular consideration will be given to Qualified Women applicants.