For more than 50 years, the African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) has been a key player in African conservation and sustainable development. AWF is seeking a Program Design Officer to contribute to the organization's Program Design (PD) Department by helping raise funds for AWF programs. The Program Design Officer will be responsible for identifying, defining, and developing funding proposals in coordination with country, program, and finance teams in order to raise public funds for existing and planned program activities. This includes prospecting, researching, project management, writing, and submitting grant applications to public donors. The Program Design Officer will also work with the Program Design Manager to update donor records in Salesforce and coordinate cultivation activities with country programs.
As a part of the proposal development team within PD, the Program Design Officer conducts the full range of activities required to prepare, submit, and manage grant proposals to secure public funding. These functions include, but are not limited to:
Working closely with the Program Design Manager, coordinate calls, visits, communications and recordkeeping with AWF staff in Kenya and other countries to ensure the coordinated cultivation of individuals within public donor institutions throughout Africa. These functions include, but are not limited to:
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