Job description

Our client is a global development aid organization that unites citizen forces against poverty and injustice. In collaboration with partner organizations, they work towards sustainable change to enable vulnerable communities to take control of their destiny. This organization in Belgium focuses on a combination of humanitarian aid, development projects, and campaigns to influence policies and raise awareness. With a network of nearly 250 stores, our client also promotes fair and sustainable trade and supports the circular and social economy. Help them fight poverty and inequality by putting your skills to use!

  1. Your challenge!

    Mission:
    As a Legacy Officer, you will be part of the ‘Fundraising’ department, responsible for recruiting new donors and maintaining relationships with these donors. You will report to the head of the ‘Relationship Fundraising’ unit. Your responsibilities include:

    Creating and maintaining privileged relationships with potential testators.
    Developing actions to inform donors about legacies and increase their engagement.
    Communicating with potential testators and providing personalized technical advice.
    Developing and monitoring promotional campaigns on legacies.
    Collaborating on the establishment and implementation of the legacy strategy.

  2. Your talents

    👊🏻 About You
    • You hold a master’s or bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 3-5 years of experience in fundraising, in the field of individual relationship management and/or marketing.
    • Experience in inheritance law is a plus.
    • You are a team player and communicate easily.
    • You are comfortable managing privileged relationships with donors or clients.
    • You have analytical skills and demonstrate real negotiation abilities.
    • You think innovatively and strategically.
    • You are mature, attentive, and inspire confidence.
    • You can handle personal information confidentially.
    • You have a high level of empathy for the 50+ group.
    • You are Dutch-speaking with a very good knowledge of French or English.
    • You are willing to travel throughout Belgium and occasionally work evenings or weekends.
    • You are detail-oriented, with administrative and organizational skills to monitor ongoing campaigns.
  3. Our offer

    What you will get!
    Our Client Offers:
    A full-time, permanent contract with a gross monthly salary aligned with the NGO sector (minimum €2,782.83 and maximum €4,633.14 for 30 years of relevant experience).

    As well as numerous extra-legal benefits, including:

    • Transport cost reimbursement
    • 13th month pay
    • Meal vouchers
    • Group insurance
    • Extra-legal holidays
    • Flexible working hours
    • Strong support for training
    • Up to 50% structured teleworking possible with an allowance.
    • The opportunity to work for a leading NGO in the field of development cooperation and to play a role in major and inspiring changes.
    • Being part of a highly experienced, motivated, and passionate fundraising team that is committed to its mission.
    • A stimulating and exciting job in an organization that pays great attention to the balance between professional and private life.

    If this offer interests you and seems to match your profile, apply now!