Acting Senior Philanthropic Partnerships

Datum 12 aug. 2019
Vervaldatum 01 sep. 2019
Aantal uren 36
Plaats Amsterdam
Betaald Ja
Organisatie Stichting Mama Cash

Mama Cash is looking for an Acting Senior Officer for Philanthropic Partnerships. Mama Cash was the first international women’s fund in the world. Today, we provide grants and support to pioneering women’s, girls’ and trans and intersex people’s rights initiatives around the globe that challenge the root causes of injustice. Activists and donors join with Mama Cash to advance gender equality and respect for the human rights of all people. Find out more at

Purpose of the position. Leading the Philanthropic Partnerships team, building lasting funding relationships and guiding our fundraising with institutional donors. The position is for approximately one year while the permanent staff member is on leave.

Job summary

  • You are responsible for developing and overseeing Mama Cash’s strategies and policies for resource mobilisation from institutional donors;
  • You actively contribute to the organisation’s financial base and you advise on the strategic direction of Mama Cash’s resource mobilisation and philanthropic partnerships;
  • You are supervising the Philanthropic Partnerships team, reporting to the Director of Partnerships and Communications (DPC).

Functie-eisen en profiel
Education and experience

  • A minimum of five years of relevant work experience, preferably in institutional fundraising, including at least three years supervisory experience;
  • BA/BS in the social sciences with expertise preferred in international relations and/or women’s studies—MA/MS preferred;
  • A strong working knowledge of feminist movements, gender justice frameworks and international women’s rights;
  • Professional experience with and responsibility for project management, budgets, and supervision;
  • Strong familiarity with developments and trends within the field of professional fundraising and the ability to translate and implement these into actionable plans.

Ons aanbod
What does Mama Cash offer?

  • We offer an engaging and professional work environment in an international foundation committed to diversity, solidarity, peace and justice.
  • Our head office is located in Amsterdam.
  • The monthly salary for this position depends upon experience and is based on CAO Welzijn scale 11, (min.) € 3.259 (max.) € 5.061,8% vacation, 13th month, and pension plan.

Informeren en solliciteren
Are you interested in the position? Both a letter of motivation and CV (resume) need in English and stating the job description, to be submitted via this link. Deadline for application: September 1st 2019. We value the expertise and knowledge of those who have directly experienced injustice and are working to create the change Mama Cash believes in. We particularly welcome applications from those targeted by racism, homophobia, transphobia, classism and disablism. For more information please contact Amanda Gigler, Director of Partnerships and Communications by e-mail: