We are delighted to announce that we are currently recruiting for a Development Manager to lead on KPMF development and fundraising across patronage, corporate partnerships as well as trusts and foundations. Through fundraising, they will help KPMF support the charity’s mission, give artists the opportunity to create exciting new work, and bring the very best of UK and international artists to a diverse, multigenerational audience.
Through our development work Kings Place is able to offer space to community groups, run events for young people and ensure our events are accessible to young audiences. The work of the Development Manager will unlock new income streams for the charity, allowing it to move towards a more sustainable model of self-reliance.
We’re looking for an experienced arts fundraiser to start a new Development Team. This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic, self-motivated individual with a track-record of building partnerships and arts advocacy. The ideal candidate will have strong experience of developing fundraising strategies in the arts sector including cultivating and stewarding a wide range of supporter relationships. A confident communicator, you will have knowledge and experience of working on commercial partnerships, grants from Arts Council England, and a variety of trusts and foundations. You should be proficient in CRM database management as well as having a good understanding of HMRC and Gift Aid regulations.
Reporting to the Executive & Artistic Director, you’ll be working closely with a small but passionate team who believe in the power of the arts to change lives. Kings Place has eight Artistic Associates, including The Sixteen, Poet in the City and Aurora Orchestra, and is the home of a string of vibrant festivals, from the award-winning year-long Unwrapped series, London Podcast Festival, Songlines Encounters, Jewish Book Week to the London Piano Festival. Once familiar with our programming strands and relationships, you will help to appoint an assistant to manage patrons’ schemes, CRM reporting, and to liaise with funders, partners and the Marketing & Communications team.
Full Job Description and Requirements on the Kings Place website
Salary: £30-34,000 depending on qualifications and experience
Closing Date: 23rd February 2022