Mozilla is hiring for Responsible Computer Science Challenge Fellow and Fundraising Operations Manager

Mozilla Foundation is hiring for several roles. The Mozilla Foundation is a nonprofit public benefit organization. Their mission is to ensure that the Internet is a global public resource, open and accessible to all.

Job details

Contract

Permanent

Responsible Computer Science Challenge Fellow (Kenya)

Apply by 3 October

The Fellowship

Mozilla Foundation seeks a part-time Fellow to support the expansion of the RCS Challenge in Kenya! The ideal Fellow candidate will be a resident of the country, have a strong national technological and higher education understanding, and demonstrate the capacity to build a strong network for this Challenge.

You will collaborate with the RCS Program Lead, while working  with the rest of the  team to implement the program strategy, support a local cohort of grantees, and share lessons across geographies to advise the broader field.

The responsibilities will include the following activities:

  • Strategy: Working closely with Program Lead and other program Fellows to advise program strategy based on local expertise and context.
  • Outreach: Encouraging Challenge applicants and supporting them through the application process.
  • Local Community Building: Building local partnerships and community through in-person and virtual events, especially developing and supporting grantees. These community building events could include local symposia, faculty working groups, workshops, etc.
  • Global Community Building: Collaborating with other fellows to build the Global Community of Practice, help with event and community design and helping facilitate convenings.
  • Thought Leadership: Advising Mozilla’s work in the given geography through expertise and thought leadership.
  • Learning: Documenting and sharing findings across geographies and supporting the program’s overall measurement, evaluation, and learning strategy.

Ideal Candidate Qualifications:

  • You are located in Kenya.
  • You have expertise in computer science, higher education pedagogy, or other relevant experience that will allow you to serve as a peer, mentor, and thought partner to educator, and other community members seeking to change the way technologists are educated.
  • You have a deep contextual understanding of technological and educational landscape in your country.
  • You  built, worked within, or ran communities of practice.
  • You have experience as a grant maker or grant recipient.
  • You can work in a self-directed manner to achieve agreed goals and outcomes.
  •  Given this work crosses teams and involves outside collaborators, you will bring strong interpersonal skills, ability to communicate, and relationship building skills, and you can influence across multiple partner groups
  • You enjoy working in a  diverse and geographically distributed team across time zones, languages, and cultures.

Fundraising Operations Manager

What you’ll do

  • Provide operational fundraising leadership, which ensures that our donation infrastructure supports financial growth and learning
  • Manage our donation systems and platforms so that they meet our needs
  • Maintain the highest quality fundraising data and integrity:
  • Ensure excellent care and support for our global community of donors
  • Provide practical  insights on fundraising performance through detailed reporting and analysis
  • Ensure front-line fundraisers are supported in their work

What you’ll bring

  • 5-7 years of non-profit fundraising operations experience, including providing excellent online donor care, managing fundraising platforms and systems, and delivering practical performance reporting
  • 3+ years experience working with Salesforce Nonprofit Success Pack
  • 2+ years experience managing and growing staff, including managing remote staff
  • Ability to build productive relationships with colleagues across all levels of the organization
  • Entrepreneurial approach and experience; you’re comfortable with change and focusing on driving both short and long-term results
  • Strong organizational, project management, and leadership skills with a love for detail and getting it done right
  • Skilled for building effective, productive systems that support excellent donor care and fundraising growth
  • Love for customer service that helps the donor feel valued and supported
  • Strong interest in Mozilla’s mission to build a better, healthier internet