Job Vacancy – Director of Development

IFIT is currently seeking an entrepreneurial and goal-oriented professional to serve in the new position of Director of Development. The successful candidate will implement an annual giving programme for IFIT and elevate the Institute’s relations with private funders, philanthropists, corporate donors, private foundations and charitable trusts. Under the primary supervision of the Executive Director, the Director of Development will cultivate steady philanthropic support and steward major gift prospects, with a special focus on the US market.

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About IFIT

Headquartered in Barcelona, the Institute for Integrated Transitions (IFIT) is a leading international non-governmental organisation dedicated to helping fragile and conflict-affected states achieve more sustainable negotiations and transitions out of war or authoritarianism. The Institute’s global team of experts includes 30 staff, 25 Board and International Advisory Council members, and an additional 200 expert-practitioners belonging to its purpose-built thematic practice groups and in-country brain trusts.

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IFIT is committed to building a racially diverse and culturally inclusive workplace and strongly encourages applications from candidates from underrepresented groups.

How to apply?

Please send your CV and a one-paragraph expression of interest to Blanca Manresa ([email protected]), stating “IFIT Director of Development” in the subject line. The application period will close on 24 October 2021; however, applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and therefore applicants are strongly encouraged to apply early. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.