Freelance Fundraiser for a NGO (m/f/d)

The ECPMF is a non profit organisation that promotes, preserves and defends media freedom and professional journalism in Europe. Our vision is a Europe without any threats against free media and free speech.

The ECPMF is a growing organisation with a growing amount of activities. To hedge our expansion course we need to address new financial donors, which support our vision.

The main goal is to establish a stable basic funding for the organisation and create the necessary equity capital to apply for new projects.

Your tasks

  • developing a strategy to fundraise flexible financial means, which are not directly project related
  • implementing and executing the fundraising strategy
  • establishing contacts to donors
  • you will work closely with the project coordination of the ECPMF
  • you will report directly to the management

What we expect

  • a university degree in economics, international relations, social sci-ence, development or any other field related to the areas of work.
  • you have experience with fundraising, donor relations and communica-tions
  • you have at least three years of experience working in the EU, in the field of fundraising
  • knowledge of working for an NGO
  • strong affiliation to the topics of press and media freedom
  • fluent in English and French, other languages (German, Spanish) wel-come
  • flexibility, creativity and excellent interpersonal skills
  • approval of self-employment, own office-structure

What you get

  • you will paid from our fundraiser budget (travel costs included), not by commission of the raised fundings
  • flexible and self-organized working hours
  • no obligation to work from Leipzig
  • a mission worth fighting for

How to apply

Send an offer and a track record of your experience to


30 June 2019