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Associate, Capital Mobilisation - Asia




About AVPN

AVPN is a unique funders’ network committed to building a vibrant and high-impact social investment community across Asia. AVPN’s mission is to catalyse the movement toward a more strategic, collaborative, and outcome-focused approach to social investing, ensuring that resources are deployed as effectively as possible to address key social challenges facing Asia today and in the future.

Job Description

The Capital Mobilisation team within AVPN is commitment to creating an enabling ecosystem for effective capital flow towards impact organisations  and demonstrate the potential to catalyse philanthropy and impact investment towards the SDGs through designing and delivering philanthropic funds, capacity-building programmes, innovative financing mechanisms, and forging corporate partnerships.

The Associate, Capital Mobilisation,  will work closely with the project team to plan and manage the fund, ensuring adherence to timelines and successful milestone completion. They will oversee all aspects of grant management, including application support, evaluation coordination, due diligence, and stakeholder communication. Additionally, they will assist in research activities, outreach efforts, data management, and any other tasks necessary to support the fund's implementation.


  • Work closely with the Project Lead, Grant Manager, and Grant Administrator to plan and manage the initiative. Ensure adherence to timelines and oversee the successful completion of pivotal milestones and deliverables within the grant management framework.
  • Take ownership of all stages of the grant management process. This includes assisting in the creation of grant applications, coordinating application evaluations, conducting due diligence on potential grantees, and facilitating coordination among AVPN teams, external partners, and applicants/grantees.
  • Provide support in research efforts related to the initiative. This may involve gathering data, conducting market research, and analysing trends in the field of artificial intelligence and technology.
  • Assist in outreach efforts to potential applicants and partners for the initiative. Build and maintain relationships with relevant stakeholders in the AI and technology sectors.
  • Assist in data consolidation and cleansing activities related to the initiative. Ensure that all data is accurate, up-to-date, and easily accessible for reporting and analysis purposes.
  • Undertake any other ad hoc tasks as needed to support the successful implementation of the initiative.


  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field such as business administration, finance, economics, marketing, or technology. 
  • Prior experience in project management, grant management, or capital mobilisation, preferably within the context of philanthropy, impact investing, or venture capital.
  • Strong organisational skills with the ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities simultaneously.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with internal teams and external partners.
  • Analytical mindset with the ability to gather, analyse, and interpret data to inform decision-making.
  • Knowledge of the artificial intelligence and technology landscape, with a keen interest in driving positive social impact through innovation.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and experience with CRM systems or grant management platforms is a plus.
  • Self-motivated and proactive attitude with a willingness to take on new challenges and learn continuously.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.

Application Process

Please apply through our application form. Due to the high volume of applications, we will only notify candidates who have been shortlisted. 

Equal Employment Opportunity

AVPN is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage, actively pursue, and celebrate diversity in our workforce. Our employment is strictly decided on the basis of merit and business priorities. We welcome applications from all sections of the community and especially encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, or any other basis covered by appropriate law. 

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