Database Officer Focus: Fundraising (m/f/d) 

Full-time | 45 hours per week | Cape Town, South Africa 


FOUR PAWS is the global animal welfare organisation for animals under direct human influence, which reveals suffering, rescues animals in need and protects them. Find out more about our sustainable campaigns and projects on

Would you like to contribute to something meaningful and work with us along our mission? This is your chance. We are looking for dedicated people to enrich our team.

Your contribution will be 

  • Being responsible for the integration of Salesforce with automated donation systems
  • Overseeing and executing the day-to-day configuration, support, maintenance, and improvement of our Salesforce (NPSP) and lead integrations with other key platforms
  • Monitoring the database to ensure data integrity and accuracy
  • Developing, maintaining, and documenting procedures for appropriate use of database, in line with international best practice
  • Leading the enforcement of data entry controls and keep all data up to date, including deduplication
  • Managing selections of donor data for existing and new fundraising campaigns
  • Being responsible for data-import and -export for the purposes of inbound and outbound fundraising activities
  • Analysing database (donor data & insights, donation behaviour) and advising the fundraisers on improvement of acquisition and retention programmes
  • Supporting internal Salesforce users
  • Producing regular financial, campaign and ad hoc reports


Your profile ideally illustrates

  • Several years of experience with Salesforce, Salesforce Non-Profit Success Pack, as an advantage
  • Experience in a fundraising organisation, as an advantage
  • Experience with data quality and data management
  • Proficient in English
  • Relevant marketing skills, including compiling tables and graphs for reports and presentations
  • Experience with security settings, profiles, roles, visual flows, process builders, workflow & validation rules, custom email templates, reports, dashboards
  • Pragmatic, analytical, proactive, and prioritising working style
  • Great affinity to animal welfare and FOUR PAWS vision and mission


Our offer includes

  • The opportunity to truly contribute to global animal welfare
  • A multinational team with the spirit of being ONE FOUR PAWS
  • A dynamic and pleasant working environment in a motivated team
  • An attractive and technically advanced office
  • Training measures and an eLearning onboarding platform


We are dedicated to the principles of diversity, equality and inclusion.

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