Fundraising Adviser

Published May 24, 2023
Location Kabul, Afghanistan
Category Consultancy  
Job Type Full Time  


The Fundraising Adviser is also responsible to build the capacity of the team during his/her employment with DACAAR and enable the entire team to perform the assigned tasks independently.


Take part in the quarterly and annual planning for the department.
The general responsibilities of the Fundraising Adviser are:

Provide leadership, manage staff and plan, budget and implement activities concerning the Fundraising & Communications Department in line with DACAAR's Strategic Programme Framework and approved procedures.
Provide strategic advice to the Director on matters related to Fundraising & Communications and safety & security issues as a member of the Senior Management Team (SMT) and the Safety & Security Management Team (SSMT) respectively.
Represent DACAAR and manage external relations with relevant government authorities, donors, partners, UN agencies and international and national NGOs as delegated by the Director.
Ensure close coordination with other departments with respect to preparation of proposals and writing of reports to meet requirements of the Governing Board, donors and government authorities.
Maximize internal synergy between the Grants & Communications and Monitoring units and external synergy between the Fundraising & Communications Department as whole and other departments.


Ensure timely development of DACAAR’s External Annual Report.
Ensure DACAAR's website is operational and updated with the key information including photos, videos, news, press releases, success stories from the field, publications, etc.
Ensure quality of communication products is in line with accepted standards.
Lead the process for organizing and systematizing DACAAR’s knowledge base.

Education: Master Degree or Bachelor degree in the relevant subject field.

Experience: At least 5 Five years of relevant experience is required.

Other qualifications’ an advantage:

Good knowledge of humanitarian, emergency and development organizations.
Knowledge and experience of bilateral and multilateral donor such as ECHO, UN agencies, USAID, DANIDA etc.
Able to take lead in programme development and reporting.
A strong team player with good coordination skills
Proficiency in the English language both written and spoken.
Languages: Fluent Oral and Written English is required.

Interested and qualified candidates should submit a DACAAR Job Application Form along with introduction letter and CV online or a Hard copy to HR Department in DACAAR main office Kabul.

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