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Be part of a unique mandate to achieve gender equality, end all forms of discrimination and empower all women and girls and help change the course of the 21st century.

Reports to: Head – Fundraising

Objectives:
Take ownership of all fundraising activities and acquisition of sponsors for the SNOW (Say No to the Oppression of Women) gala dinner, establish and continue corporate engagement with monetary returns and continue to cultivate relationships with partners, sponsors and donors.

Opportunity:

  • Create and market Singapore Committee for UN Women as a valuable partner to potential donors and partners. Manage these relationships.
  • Work under pressure with responsibility of not only the success of the event, but also the financial success of the organization.

Skills:

  • Multi-task and organize events.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Have an appreciation and knowledge about art, food, wine, luxury travel and hospitality.
  • Ability to network and foresee collaborative partnerships.
  • Ability to pitch ideas professionally to top management including CEOs.
  • Ability to practically weigh and justify the event’s returns for the organization.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Events Management & Fundraising
  • Acquisition of Sponsors for the SNOW Silent and Live Auction.
  • Management and Execution of SNOW Gala Benefit Dinner.
  • Finding good synergy with event partners.
  • Strategizing direction and creating unique strengths of the event.
  • Preparation and logistics planning.
  • Conceptualizing and execution of fringe fundraising activities with individuals and organizations.
  • Developing new and sustainable fundraising initiatives.

Corporate and Individual Memberships & Partnerships

  • Identifying fundraising opportunities for collaboration and networking.
  • Building and matching programs that align with corporate CSR initiatives and UN Women’s Mission.
  • Business planning, donor management and coordination with various internal departments.
  • Manage contacts through CRM software; update and take ownership of the process.

Monthly Donor Program

  • Business planning and building a sustainable and comprehensive monthly donor program.
  • Identifying targeted donor segments that would be most receptive to monthly donors and gender equality.
  • Identifying and executing a marketing plan across private, corporate and public donors.
  • Working with internal departments to roll out monthly donor program.

Academic requirement:
A Diploma or Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences, Communications, Journalism, Marketing and Event Management. Should you not hold the academic qualifications mentioned, you are still encouraged to apply, only if you have extensive experience in fundraising, event management and luxury brands.

What you can expect from your time with us:

  • Experience in working with multi-national organizations to address social issues.
  • Networking and relationship building with individuals from different levels of management and from various industries.
  • A huge sense of fulfillment from managing the event logistics from start to end.
  • Cultivating an entrepreneurial spirit.

Reports to: Director, Operations

Job Description:
To take lead and responsibility for raising awareness and advocacy as per the organisation’s mandate and to engage members of the community through initiatives, events and activities related to ending violence against women, economic empowerment and promoting leadership and governance.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Public Education Initiatives
  • Manage and be responsible for the Public Education team
  • Develop, plan and coordinate all public education events and activities, logistics and implementation and resource allocation, including budget planning
  • Conduct feasibility studies before a proposed event / project is implemented
  • Consolidate event feedback to assess process efficiencies and optimal use of resources
  • Produce reports with key attributes to assess budget, reach and impact
  • Present the report findings to the Board as and when necessary
  • Recruit, manage and train volunteers where required
  • Oversee and support the Youth Team

Partnerships

  • Maintain and nurture excellent relationship management with existing partners and key stakeholders.
  • Explore and grow new partnerships to promote and improve all public education activities
  • Develop grant proposals and actively seek / engage on funding opportunities to sustain public education initiatives

Communications and CRM

  • Maintain and ensure an updated list of all the contacts for partners, sponsors, vendors and service providers to enable import into the CRM database for ready access when required
  • Work with the Marketing & Communications Manager to develop the marketing collaterals for the events and assist with social media outreach
  • Maintain clear channels of communication within the team and the organisation

We are looking for individuals with the following:

  • Passion and knowledge about women’s rights
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Team players
  • Ability to think out of the box
  • Multi-task
  • Fluent in spoken and written English
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office and social media platforms

Academic requirement:

  • A Bachelor Degree in Communications, Journalism, Event Management, Social Sciences or Marketing, with minimum work experience of 3 years.
  • Applicants not holding the required qualifications are still encouraged to apply, only if they have extensive experience in the areas above.

What you can expect from your time with us:

  • Experience in working with multi-national organisations to address social issues
  • Executing global campaigns in the local context
  • Managing wide reaching events
  • Meet inspiring change-makers in Singapore

Reports to: Manager, Public Education

Job Description:

The individual will assist the manager to engage members of the community through all awareness raising events and activities related to ending violence against women, economically empowering women and promoting leadership and governance, while simultaneously fulfilling UN Women’s mandate of public awareness and fundraising and furthering brand recognition in the region.

Key Responsibilities

Under the guidance of the manager, she or he will be working in a fast-pace environment and be responsible (but not limited) to:

  • Develop, plan and coordinate all public education and outreach events and activities
  • Be responsible for report back and impact tracking for all activities
  • Manage partnerships to promote and improve all public education outreach and activities
  • Manage volunteers for all public education activities
  • Promote events and maintain brand image through social media
  • Other duties as assigned

What we are looking for individuals who:

  • are passionate and knowledgeable about women’s rights
  • can multi-task and event organize
  • have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • have ability to think out of the box and constantly find new ways to engage the youth
  • is a team player and is passionate about getting things done
  • is fluent in speaking and writing in English
  • is familiar with Microsoft Office and popular social media platforms. Familiarity with Adobe Photoshop and CS InDesign would be an added advantage.

Academic requirement:
A Diploma or a Bachelor Degree in Communications, Journalism, Event Management, Social Sciences or Marketing. Should you not hold the academic qualifications mentioned, applicants are still encouraged to apply, only if they have extensive experience in the areas above.

What you can expect from your time with us:

  • Experience in working with multi-national organisations to address social issues
  • Executing regional campaigns
  • Managing international events
  • Meet inspiring young change-makers from around the region.

Please note that housing, visas, and travel will not be covered.

Only Singaporeans, Singapore Permanent Residents and Dependent Pass holders will be considered. Only successful applicants will be contacted.

Interested candidates may apply by emailing their CV to contact@unifem.org.sg