Manchester, Greater Manchester



Job Description

We are seeking an enthusiastic and professional Development Assistant to join the Development team at HOME, Manchester’s vibrant cross art form centre. HOME commissions, creates and presents contemporary theatre, visual art and film and provides a space for experimentation where art-forms meet and interconnect. HOME’s programming is political, international and experimental.

Job Context

The Development Team raises over £750,000 in fundraised income annually from grant making bodies, businesses and individuals to support the work of the organisation. As well as raising vital unrestricted income, the Development Team also raise funds for a diverse range of exciting projects, including our artist development programme; ¡Viva! Spanish and Latin American Festival; and HOME Inspires, our community and outreach programme. HOME is currently in the planning stage of a second capital campaign, which the Development Team will be integral to delivering.

Development Assistant

The Development Assistant plays a vital role in delivering the highest standard of donor relations, events support, research and administration. The Development Assistant will work closely with the Development team and provide support for fundraising activity across the department.

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with excellent communication and administrative skills, and a high level of attention to detail. This is a valuable opportunity to work in a successful arts organisation and gain an excellent foundation in all aspects of fundraising.

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