WASH Fundraising

Viva con Agua

Hamburg, Germany 🇩🇪


This is YOU at Viva con Agua

You provide more financial leeway for Viva con Agua’s WASH programs as you are a true poet when applying for funding!

As part of our WASH team, you will design applications mainly for institutional donors, but also for private foundations. You score with a deep understanding of impact chains and know how to record, measure and display them.

You maintain a large network of potential donors and partners and you feel confident to represent VcA in national and international networks.

Your in-depth WASH expertise makes you a congenial sparring person for the existing WASH team and allows you to talk and write about WASH on a scientific level.

What you bring to Viva con Agua

Focus on Fundraising: As a passionate fundraiser, you have excellent contacts with institutional sponsors and also discover new fundraising opportunities.

Fundraising beyondCharity: You have a particular interest in impact investment and innovative financing for local innovation, social business and technological progress in the WASH sector in the Global South.

Go high on information: You make sure that the sponsors are satisfied and kept up to date.

Together for more WASH power: Together with the other roles in the WASH team, you will coordinate closely in order to put VcA’s strategic WASH priorities at the forefront of the project funding applications. In doing so, you will keep an eye on the establishment and financing of VcA teams in the Global South through project funding.

What we offer

#crewlove: We are a cheerful, good-humoured team and attach great importance to a positive appreciative cooperation.

#flexible: Trust-based working hours, self-responsibility, home office and Co. are a matter of course for us.

#time: It is a full-time position (37.5 hours per week) and initially limited to 2 years with the possibility of conversion to continuing employment.

#international: The projects supported by VcA are spread worldwide. Especially employees from the WASH team should be on site regularly.

#coaching: We attach great importance to personal development and provide various coaching and further training opportunities.

#money: We pay fairly and yet the salary level in a NGO is not comparable to that in the private sector.

That’s your Job?

Tell us why exactly you are our new WASH fundraising talent, fit perfectly into the team and have a lot of fun increasing the project funding for Viva con Agua. If you have several years of professional experience and a worldwide network, expertise in proposal writing and reporting, additionally, skills in the development of project designs and the creation of case studies, then YOU are exactly right with us!

As an internationally active organization, we support diversity, openness and mutual respect. In line with our values, applications are only evaluated on the basis of their professional qualifications and are considered regardless of ethnic and social origin, religion or belief, gender, sexual orientation, disability or age. In order to promote diversity in our team, we particularly welcome applications from people with an international background.

Please upload your application as a PDF (in one file!) by the 25th of October 2021 under the following link:


Please also indicate your salary expectations.






IHE Delft Institute for Water Education - MSc in Water and Sustainable Development