Do you have a passion for philanthropy? Then we have a job for you!

Do you believe that a willingness to help others is a natural human behavior? Do you want to help us inspire and support a culture of philanthropy in this country? Are you ready to open people’s hearts and work for a better Czech Republic? If you answered yes to all of the above, we’d like to offer you a dream job!

Senior philanthropy manager at Via Foundation
At Via Foundation we provide support to people who are actively involved in their communities and encourage people to view philanthropy as a normal part of life in the Czech Republic. We strongly believe in nurturing a free and courageous society where people accept responsibility for themselves and their community.

Your challenges at Via:

  • leadership of philanthropy programs and Via Foundation projects
  • development, execution and evaluation of a strategy for our philanthropy programs and an annual work plan
  • mentorship about philanthropic themes to co-workers at Via Foundation
  • project co-operation across Via teams
  • project management and supervision

Our largest philanthropic programs and projects at this time are, the Via Bona Philanthropy Awards, the Umění darovat philanthropy journal, the Dobro-druzi grant program and other activities (polls, statistics about giving in Czechia, communication of philanthropy to the public, networking).

You should have:

  • At least 3 years’ working experience in the field of philanthropy development, fundraising or CSR
  • Experience with individual philanthropy
  • A passion about the philanthropic and nonprofit sectors and about philanthropy
  • An ability to collaborate with others, communicate effectively and support team members
  • Strong communication skills
  • Management prerequisites; experience in managing projects
  • Fluency in Czech and English
  • An overview about philanthropy around the globe, especially in the CEE region
  • Proficiency in standard office tools (Microsoft Office pack, etc.)

What you can look forward to:

  • A great, friendly team!
  • Meaningful work with long-term potential as part of a respected foundation with a 20-year history
  • A professional office in Prague (Dělnická 9, Holešovice)
  • A full-time job; starting salary depending on experience CZK 26-30,000
  • CZK 3,000-10,000 quarterly bonuses and 5 weeks of vacation
  • Meal vouchers, continuing education opportunities, etc.

Interested? Great! Please apply by sending a cover letter explaining why you want this job and why we should want you for this job along with your resume to Candidates will be contacted on an ongoing basis.