Fundraising Volunteer

Application deadline closed.

Job Description



Are you passionate about the intersection of gender and health? Are you interested in raising awareness about the need to the gender evidence gap? Keen to disseminate information for a cause you believe in? Do you want to join a dynamic and growing organization? Please get in touch!

GENDRO is a not-for-profit, non-governmental organisation based in Geneva, Switzerland, with the mission to advance equity through the integration of sex and gender dimensions in research across disciplines.

GENDRO is currently looking for a volunteer in Fundraising.


  • Support organizational fundraising matters.
  • Help implement effective fundraising strategy (private and institutional), including potential donors’ mapping, fundraising approaches and routes.
  • Identify fundraising opportunities to support GENDRO’s growth and sustainability in Switzerland and internationally.
  • Support in building GENDRO’s profile for grants.
  • Support in building proposals and follow-up with potential donors in consultation with the Director of development, President and Board and/or others as assigned by the President.
  • Responsible for partnerships’ related matters and follow-up on agreements and reporting for potential donors.
  • Provide input on on fundraising matters, including sharing relevant fundraising developments, research, best practices, tools, approaches, contacts and software.


  • Sound experience in private and institutional fundraising, ideally with hands-on and innovative experience in building fundraising strategies and mapping.
  • Expertise in non-profit fundraising in Switzerland and other international markets.
  • Knowledge and awareness of gender and health is desirable; familiarity of research and data analysis is an advantage.
  • Passionate to support and disseminate efforts for Gender justice.
  • Self-driven and innovative professional who can act as a force of proposal in the Fundraising field and beyond.

We offer:

  • a great opportunity to learn and contribute to an inspiring international environment.
  • possibility of professional growth and exposure to a broad network of experts and professionals.
  • an opportunity to work on an emerging and contemporary issue.
  • a highly motivated and supportive team.
  • flexible working time.


The position is not directly remunerated, however, you will be part of a dynamic and growing organisation with a wide network. All contributions will be officially acknowledged and appreciated.

Starting date:

based on mutual agreement.


a minimum of 6 months (or based on mutual agreement).

Apply now:

Send your application (CV and Cover Letter) in English to with “Fundraising Volunteer” in the subject line by May 31st, 2022 with your resume and cover letter. Only applications in English will be accepted.