Volunteer Abroad Africa- Kenya

Our partner in Kenya has volunteer  and internship opportunities in a number of placements and currently they are looking for short-term and long-term volunteers.

Hope Development Volunteers is now partnering with Prophet Reward Foundation in Kenya.

 Short-term placements include:

Humanitarian-tourism, fundraising, grant writing, fund researching, Education, Literacy and Teaching, Environment conservation and Wildlife Conservation, Community development intern-ship, Disaster Relief, Orphanage Work and Youth Support Project, Rural and Slum Development Projects, Elderly and HIV/AIDS, Care of disaster victims, empowering orphans, empowering widows.

 Long-Term Placements Include:

Finance Administrator:

The responsibility of the volunteer or intern is:

  • To monitor and manage PRF’s (Prophet Reward Foundation) resources to bring about operational outcomes.
  • To entail both short-term day-to-day operation and long term capital investment that require advance planning
  • Accurate recording and reliable reporting of financial.
  • Analyze and interpret historical and current financial information
  • To prepare financial plans
  • To ensure the effective operations
  • Accounting tasks of recording transactions
  • To analyses and address common financial managements issues
  • Demonstrate skills in utilizing financial information.
  • Working closely with PRF trustees and executive board.
  • Both planning and implementing.
  • The financial statements
  • Cash input and deposits
  • Bank reconciliation
  • Chase outstanding receivables
  • Work with sales and client services to resolve billing issues
  • Assist in payable invoice and Fillings
  • Experience prior working in a team preferably in an accounting department.

Fund Development (Fundraising) Manager

The responsibility of the volunteer or intern is to:

  • Research potential funding sources (foundations, corporations, individuals, public sources) local and international.
  • Research for grants opportunity for our charitable from the grants.gov for submission by our USA collaborator and representative  for the benefit of our local communities.
  • To collaborate and working together with the PRF Executive Board of directors to create and setting-up the strategic plan, annual budget and other resources for competitive potential charitable non-profit
  • Setting-up PRF charity’s HQs, training and recruiting the Boards, staff, missionaries, volunteers’ local and international set-ups.
  • Develop a volunteer programs and implementing our objectives for sustainability of our non-profit charity.
  • Research and summarize issues for use in funding appeals
  • Explore creative ways to increase PRF’s visibility
  • Contribute to the development of marketing materials (i.e.graphic design, layout) in conjunction with PRF’s Executive Board of Directors and collaborator and representative in USA.
  • Work with staff on ways to further engage Executive Board of Directors, Board of Advisors and major donors
  • Explore grant opportunities and assist with preparation of grant proposals
  • Data entry and other administrative duties as needed
  • Other responsibilities as they develop, based on volunteer interest areas and organization needs

Qualifications:

  • Required Fundraising experience
  • Graduates in marketing, public relations, communications, journalism, nonprofit management, public affairs, or charitable related fields.
  • Graphic design and layout skills a strong plus
  • Strong writing and research skills
  • Self-starter, flexible and able to manage multiple tasks
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Experience with database/contact management software is a plus
  • Effective interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team or independently as needed
  • Others charitable non-profit resources according to his knowledge

Commitment:

The commitment of the volunteer or intern must be between 5 to 8 hours per day,5 days per week for three months to six months.

Benefits: These two long-term placements leads to to permanent employment within the foundation and letter of recommendations.

Accommodation will be provided to the volunteer and all the ground support.

This is a great opportunity for a gapyear student or an intern who is doing financing, project management and other related subjects.

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