Tech Community Fundraiser - Job Verified Job

  • Jamaican Developers Community
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Tech Community Fundraiser - Job Verified Job

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Job Summary

Experienced Professional Tech Community Fundraisers

Skill & Experience

Job Description

Jamaican Developers Community, JDC for short, is a community of creative thinkers, thought leaders and developers aiming to create a sustainable and scalable environment for digital professionals and consumers of technology to:

  • Build and market their skills
  • Learn and share their knowledge
  • Collaborate and create valuable solutions
  • Work and earn a living remotely
  • Contribute to society through technology

Our Culture: 

An environment for creative thinkers and thought leaders that encourages:

  • Idea creation and collision.
  • Collaboration and innovation.

Flexible remote work and community outings ( after Covid19 ):

  • Work and earn remotely with flexible hours and weekly sprint objectives.
  • Plan, review and discuss objectives and tasks in standup meetings

Knowledge and skill-sharing through meetups, workshops and boot camps:

  • Join our tech community to learn about trending technologies
  • Meet and collaborate with like-minded digital professionals

Our Strategy:

Leverage the skills and resources we already own and maximize human potential with a community of highly proficient technical officers and companies to:

  • Grow and market the development skills of Jamaicans 
  • Create valuable solutions for Jamaica and the world at large
  • Create a sustainable and scalable virtual economy for the continuity of business through technology

Job Description

Help finance the development and growth of our local tech communities by planning, executing and overseeing campaigns and events to raise funds and other kinds of donations for our initiatives.

We aim to use the funds that accepted applicants graciously help to raise to host more workshops, coding boot camps, conferences, hackathons and to fund inspiring open source projects.

Job Responsibilities

  • Raise funds for our cause and regularly meet or surpass fundraising targets
  • Create systematic fundraising plans
  • Research potential donors to gain insight into needs, beliefs and donation habits to understand how to position our organization to them
  • Assist in brainstorming and creating new methods to raise funds for our organization
  • Leverage technology and social media where possible to improve fundraising activities
  • Assist in planning and coordinating events meant to raise funds and coordinate activities of volunteers and interns related to event planning and execution
  • Help create marketing materials, like flyers and brochures, to be used for the promotion of events and other fundraising pushes
  • Help analyze the performance of events and other fundraising activities for effectiveness and identify areas where money can be saved
  • Maintain complete and orderly records of donors and manage regular donor communications
  • Build upon existing donor relationships and form new donor relationships on a regular basis
  • Collaborate with other organizations and groups within the community to build partnerships and enhance fundraising activities

Job Skills & Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Exemplary communication abilities and outgoing, yet poised personality
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Excellent organizational abilities and attention to detail
  • At least one year of fundraising experience
  • Quick thinker and ability to make decisions under pressure


  • Bachelor’s degree in communication, public relations, journalism or related/applicable area
  • Minimum two years of fundraising experience, in addition to managerial experience


  • 20% commission up to $1,000,000
  • 5% commission with a base pay of $200,000

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About Jamaican Developers Community

Jamaican Developers Community is a community of tech enthusiasts in Jamaica that aims to grow and market the development skills of Jamaicans with a community of highly proficient technical officers and companies. After doing a shadow launch in September 2018 to gain some initial data, we at JaD have been customizing our website to meet the needs and wants of our prospective customers and users.
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Jamaican Developers Community

Jamaican Developers Community

Joined Feb 2021
  • Company Industry:Education/Training
  • Job Summary: Jamaican Developers Community is looking for Experienced Professional Tech Community Fundraisers
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  • Apply Before: Oct 23, 2021
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