The Counter Extremism Project (CEP) is a not-for-profit, non-partisan, international policy organization formed to combat the growing threat from extremist ideology. Led by a renowned group of former world leaders and former diplomats it combats extremism by pressuring financial support networks, countering the narrative of extremists and their online recruitment, and advocating for smart laws, policies, and regulations. CEP has offices in Brussels, Berlin, London and New York.
CEP is seeking a dedicated European Funding Director with excellent communication and organization skills, as well as a demonstrated grant writing and fundraising track record. S/he must be able to quickly familiarize themselves with CEP’s programming and draft required documents independently. S/he must be able to interact and maintain professional relationships with CEP experts, advisory board members, and donors. S/he will report directly to and work in close coordination with CEP’s Executive Director.
Proposal writing, identifying EU, member state and public sector funding opportunities, and cultivating relationships with donors are major components of the position. The successful candidate will be able to maintain a steady base of donors and grant programming while identifying new opportunities based on CEP’s expertise and programs. S/he will have strong communication, organization, presentation, and interpersonal skills.
Please send a cover letter, CV, and two writing samples to Marykate Collins on email@example.com.