Sample Fundraising Consultant Resume

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Thomas Mayer
36466 W El Greco St
Gilbert, AZ 85295

Job Objective Seeking a Fundraising Consultant position where I can apply my experience and efficiently contribute to the company’s growth.

Work Experience:

Fundraising Consultant, August 2005 – Present
Amaron, Gilbert, AZ

  • Worked with team members to identify obtainable fundraising sources in the country.
  • Researched and categorized potential donors and developed a database or map.
  • Updated range of donors potentially interested in funding work.
  • Identified other funding opportunities in corporate houses, trusts, funding agencies and individuals.
  • Provided recommendations for next steps in approaching special sources of funding.
  • Identified possible fundraising prospects as per project requirement.

Fundraising Consultant, May 2000 – July 2005
Nippo, Inc., Gilbert, AZ

  • Worked with team members to create fundraising tactics.
  • Established a mapping of organizations, government agencies and business sector clients.
  • Developed institutional capacity for fundraising and the fundraising talent of individuals across the national societies.
  • Supported and guided country and regional fundraising association with international strategy.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Great experience in fundraising and preparing proposals and grant applications for funding
  • Sound knowledge of fundraising cycles, proposal formats and application procedures for donors
  • Skilled in developing and implementing fundraising campaigns, foundation and individual donor cultivation
  • Good knowledge of project cycle management
  • Profoundly able to listen and comprehend complex instructions
  • High level of personal presentation skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal skills


Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Grove City College, Grove City, PA

Master of Business Administration, Eastern Illinois University, Illinois, IL

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