Fundraising Officer

The mission of the Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2) is to achieve the highest level of scientific and technological excellence in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. Its research lines focus on the newly-discovered physical and chemical properties that arise from the behaviour of matter at the nanoscale. ICN2 has been awarded with the Severo Ochoa Center of Excellence distinction for tree consecutive periods (2014-2018, 2018-2022 and 2023-2026). ICN2 comprises 20 Research Groups, 7 Technical Development and Support Units and Facilities, and 2 Research Platforms, covering different areas of nanoscience and nanotechnology.

Job Title: Fundraising Officer

Department: Strategic

Main Tasks and responsibilities:

Design and execute the strategy and fundraising plan of the entity for individuals, companies, and large donors nationally and internationally
Design and execute the actions of recruitment and loyalty of activities that generate resources
Coordinate with management team the programmed actions
Coordinate and collaborate with Communication department and Business & Innovation department
Coordinate with all areas the priorities of fundraising and the identification of projects
Actively search for potential private funders (companies, foundations, philanthropists)
Concerted visits to private funders
Manage strategic alliances and make agreements with companies and foundations
Planning and coordination of outreach activities with the target audience
Execution of fundraising campaigns
Develop the necessary communication materials
Manage the donor database. Update list of contacts, physical and legal.
Update network of strategic contacts


Education: Degree university.
Postgraduate in Fundraising, digital marketing.

Knowledge: High level of Catalan, Spanish and English spoken and written
It will be valued to have some experience in the world of scientific research in the areas of health, technology and / or environment and / or scientific communication
Domain of the office and CRM package

Professional Experience: Have some qualification and minimum experience of three years in marketing and fundraising.

Personal Competences: Commitment, adaptation to change, teamwork, organization and planning, autonomy and resolution, communication, commercial vision, and motivation.

Summary of conditions:

Full time work (37,5h/week)
Contract Length: Permanent.
Location: Bellaterra (Barcelona)
Salary will depend on qualifications and demonstrated experience.
Support to the relocation issues.
Life Insurance.
Estimated Incorporation date: As soon as possible

How to apply:

All applications must be made via the ICN2 website and include the following:

A full CV including contact details.
2 referee contacts.
2 Reference letters or referee contacts.

Extended Deadline application: 31 July 2023

This Job position is following the requirements of Law 20/2021, de 28 de December, measures urgent for the reduction of temporary employment in the public sector.

Equal opportunities:

ICN2 is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion of people with disabilities.

ICN2 is following the procedure for contract of people with disabilities according with article 59 of the Royal Decree 1/2015, of 30 of October.