We are looking for a Conservation Project & Fundraising Coordinator

Job Overview

Gondwana Conservation Foundation is seeking a passionate and highly motivated Conservation
Project and Fundraising Coordinator. As a small organization, we require a versatile individual who
can set up this new role and manage various tasks, including project coordination, grant writing, and
fundraising efforts. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in conservation, excellent
communication skills, and a proven track record in raising funds for non-profit organizations.


  • Develop and implement fundraising strategies, including grant proposals, donor cultivation,
    corporate partnerships, and fundraising events.
  • Research and identify potential funding sources, including government grants, private
    foundations, and individual donors.
  • Write and submit compelling grant proposals, ensuring compliance with funder
    requirements and deadlines.
  • Manage existing and new conservation projects, ensuring project goals and objectives are
    met within the allocated timeframes and budgets.
  • Update and maintain the foundation’s website and communication channels with regular
    project progress, news, and updates, ensuring accurate and engaging content for our
  • Strategic Alien Removal Program and other conservation projects.
  • Collaborate with team members, volunteers, and local communities to ensure successful
    project execution.
  • Monitor and evaluate project progress, making necessary adjustments to ensure success and
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with donors, partners, and stakeholders.
  • Prepare and present progress reports, financial reports, and other documentation.
  • Represent the foundation at meetings, conferences, and public events, as needed.
  • Participate in the development and implementation of the foundation’s strategic plan.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science, Conservation, Natural Resource Management,
    or a related field.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in conservation project management and fundraising.
  • Proven track record in grant writing and securing funds for non-profit organizations.
  • Strong understanding of conservation issues and best practices.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong organizational and multitasking skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks and meet
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and project management software.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Passion for nature conservation and commitment to the foundation’s mission.
  • Familiarity with social media platforms and digital communication tools to effectively
    promote project updates and engage with stakeholders

Please send your CV and motivation letter to rein@gondwanacf.org (www.gondwanacf.org)
We appreciate your interest in this position and we will do our best to review all applications in a
timely manner. If you don’t hear back from us by May 1th, we encourage you to keep pursuing other