Open Position

Open Position:

Senior Fundraising and Event Officer

(Ref. No.: S_SFEO_166)

Christian Alliance International School (CAIS), a non-profit making school wholly owned by the Kowloon Tong Church of the Chinese Christian and Missionary Alliance, invites applications for the position of Senior Fundraising and Event Officer. Reporting to the Director of Admissions and Advancement, the Senior Fundraising & Event Officer plays a key role in building a culture of philanthropy in the school and supporting the school to achieve its annual fundraising targets, with responsibilities listed below.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist in developing a strategic and holistic structure for identification, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of individual donors (Major Gifts and Annual Funds) to support the mission of the school
  • Strengthen relationships with existing donors through various opportunities (in-person visit, timely communications, cultivation events, etc)
  • Identify and engage potential donors and community stakeholders to deepen their ties with the CAIS community
  • Maintain and develop fundraising initiatives to grow a culture of philanthropy in the school
  • Manage and enhance the Constituent Relationship Management (CRM) system in effective and efficient manner; compile analytical reports for management’s review and to assist in formulating future strategic directions
  • Attend and support admissions and advancement events where appropriate and needed
  • Carry out any other job duties as assigned by the Director of Admissions and Advancement

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Communications, Marketing or related discipline
  • Minimum 5 years’ solid experience in fundraising, marketing, communications, etc. Hands-on experience in non-profits fundraising is preferred
  • Good interpersonal skills. Ability to work with people from a broad range of background internally and externally
  • Proven track record in developing, planning, and implementing fundraising campaigns
  • Proficiency in Salesforce would be an advantage
  • Excellent command of both English and Chinese with exceptional bilingual writing skills is a must
  • Well organized and result-oriented
  • Ability to work independently and able to maintain confidentiality
  • A professional who believes in the mission of the school
  • Candidates with less experiences may be considered as Fundraising and Event Officer

Application Details

Refer to the detailed Employment Process (Non-Teaching Positions) on this website. Please quote the reference number of the post in your application. We thank applicants for their interest in the position.  Review of application will be on an on-going basis until the position is filled and the School reserves the right not to fill the posts advertised.  Applicants not contacted within 12 weeks may consider their application unsuccessful. All personal data submitted will be used for recruitment purposes only and all related information will be kept for up to 24 months.

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