Fundraising Executive Officer

Emergency Response Center International (ERCI) is a Greek non-profit organization that provides emergency response and humanitarian aid in life threatening environments.

ERCI’s activities are expanding both in Search & Rescue (SAR)- Refugee Response and educational projects to support youth in refugee camps.


The Fundraising Executive Officer will be responsible to guide and organize the actions to raise funds. Furthermore, he/she will conduct search for potential funding agencies (in Greece & worldwide).

Key Requirements:

  • Actively approach sponsors and donors using various methods to drive fundraising
  • Evaluate ERCI’s needs and work closely with the Finance team as well as relevant staff to develop proposal budgets
  • Coordinate with the Heads of the organization’s projects on the planning, development and submission of donor proposals
  • Maintain a list of potential donors and their specific funding preferences and deadlines for proposal submissions
  • Report and provide feedback to management using statistical data

Required Qualifications:

  • Academic background in CSR, Sales, Project Management or PR Communications
  • Minimum 2 years experience in fundraising department
  • Network of donors will be considered a plus
  • Demonstrated experience of writing winning proposals
  • Ability to evaluate proposals and make technical recommendations for improvement
  • Budgetary and financial reporting skills
  • Fluency in written and spoken English
  • Strong communication, negotiation and interpersonal skills