Join our fundraising team! Grant writers needed

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We are looking for talented individuals to join our team and help grow the World Cetacean Alliance through trusts and foundations grant fundraising… Think this could be you? Read the description below to find out more and how to apply.

This is a commission based role, for full details please read the job description and details of the fundraising action group below before applying.


The World Cetacean Alliance (WCA) is the world’s largest partnership working to protect cetaceans (whales, dolphins and porpoises). Operating through over 100 Partners in 35 countries worldwide, the WCA focuses on whales and dolphins as the iconic and inspiring animals with the greatest potential to encourage millions of people to want to protect our blue planet.

The successful trusts and foundation fundraising assistants will join the WCA’s Interim Fundraising Action Group (evolved into the fully functional action group in time). The priority of the Fundraising Action Group in the short term will be to submit grant funding applications to support the WCA’s projects and core running costs. The team will work to a standard process and record individual and group progress on a regular basis (weekly to start with in order to create momentum and an atmosphere of progression). This role will be vital to generate vital funds for the World Cetacean Alliance to carry out its charitable objectives. You will gain experience working for a highly ambitious marine conservation charity and understanding of fundraising for an international non-profit. You will also gain knowledge of marine conservation needs around the world and have the opportunity to liaise with the WCA’s global partners.  

To apply, please send a covering letter and CV to volunteer@worldcetaceanalliance.org by Sunday the 31st of May 2020. There will be an interview and selection process to follow.

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