Poetry in McGregor / The McGregor Arts Community Project (NPO #151 -551) is looking for a fund-raiser / sponsorship administrator to join their team.


  • good communication skills in English and Afrikaans
  • proficient computer skills especially emailing, Word, Excel and Powerpoint
  • have a connection with the village of McGregor

Job description:

  • follow up existing sponsors and funders
  • approach new potential sponsors and funders
  • complete funding application documents
  • process invoices
  • liaise with The MAC Project finance team regarding specific allocation of funds
  • liaise with sponsors regarding logos and relevant marketing matters
  • manage all sponsorship matters before, during and after the Poetry in McGregor Festival weekend
  • Compile evaluation and feedback documents for sponsors and funders after the Poetry Festival weekend
  • Send final documents to sponsors and funders


This will be discussed and negotiated with potential candidates eg a monthly fee for a selected period with a commission incentive for large sponsorships, travel expenses (within reason) for face-to-face meetings etc


Anthony Coombe – The MAC Project Treasurer – acoombe@iafrica.com – 021 788 8123 / 083 448 9431


Jennifer Johnson – The MAC Project Co-Ordinator – info@poetryinmcgregor.co.za  – 023 625 1908 / 084 675 1164