Habitat for Humanity South Africa New Ongoing Recruitment – Job Ref: 67


Habitat for Humanity South Africa is non- profit organisation breaking the cycle of poverty through participatory development, advocacy and awareness.

Job Title: Resources Development Coordinators [X 2]

Job Location: 

  • Musgrave office Towers at KwaZulu Natal
  • Pine Park building at Pinelands: Western Cape

The two positions are fixed-term contracts for 18 months

Remuneration: Basic salary will be R18,000.00 per month

Purpose:  To raise funds through build events to increase HFHSA income and diversify its income streams


  • Fundraising:
  • To participate actively in the development and implementation of a comprehensive and integrated fundraising strategy for HFHSA
  • Bring income into HFHSA according to set targets from build event sales
  • To sell our Build Events to corporates and other stakeholders
  • To develop and maintain strong relationships with old and new corporate partners and other stakeholders
  • To contribute to the development of funding proposals and ensure that they are submitted
  • Individual fundraising objectives and targets are developed and achieved, based on the fundraising strategy and budget requirements for the financial year
  • Assist during Build or any organisational Events
  • Do presentations and meetings with donors
  • Maintain accurate record of donor pipeline
  • Produce post build event reports to donors
  • Do donor research with the aim to build up relationship and sell build events
  • Maintain and develop Habitat’s relationship by creating greater awareness and support amongst our current and future volunteer base by visiting and presenting in Schools, Universities, Colleges, Cooperates and Churches
  • Develop home owner profiles and submit to the Marketing Manager
  • Prepare invoice and issue MOU to donors, as and when required
  • To write reports in order comply with donor reporting requirements


  •  3-5 years ‘experience in fundraising activities with a proven track record of raising funds
  • Experience in providing accurate monthly reports
  • Undergraduate diploma or qualification in relevant field or equivalent
  • Training in fundraising would be an advantage
  • Willingness to affirm the Christian principles and core values of HFHI
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to build and maintain strong partnerships
  • Excellent communications skills, both verbal and written
  • Demonstrated competencies in: –
  • Sales and fundraising
  • Proposal and appeal writing
  • Report writing

To apply: Should you meet the above criteria, send us an email with the following information:

  • In the body of your email, please include a covering letter describing why you think you have everything we’re looking for and why you want this opportunity.
  • Attached your CV with three contactable references
  • Please state clearly which Province you are applying for on your application
  • Send your application to recruitment@habitat.org.za  

Closing date: 31 January 2019

PLEASE NOTE: Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Please consider your application unsuccessful if you don’t hear from us within a month after the closing date


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