Sadler's Wells is a world-leading creative organisation - a place where artists come together to create dance and where we welcome everyone to experience and be inspired. The team are looking to appoint a new Development Manager, Operations on a 12 month contract to cover a period of maternity leave. This is an exciting and complex time in the theatre's history as they recover from the impact the coronavirus pandemic has had on our business model, and work towards opening a fourth venue in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in east London in 2023.
The Development Manager, Operations will primarily be responsible for managing the fundraising operations on behalf of the development department and organisation as a whole. You will provide proactive insight into industry trends and work with the team to deliver on the development strategy for sustained income streams and long-term supporter engagement via effective systems and reporting. You will also ensure the income and expenditure processes are accurate and robust and monitor all KPIs giving relevant insight on the performance of the development team. The postholder will also include the day to day relationship management of a key corporate partner, managing the Corporate Partnerships and Events Coordinator too.
The selected candidate will have experience of managing, interpreting and reporting on financial information and will take an innovative approach to work, able to adapt to change and respond quickly to shifting priorities. You will be comfortable working with high-value support relationships and working at different levels of seniority both internally and externally. The selected candidate will have a good ability to project manage fundraising operations and will coaching and leading their team.
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In order to apply please submit your CV along with a two page supporting statement. Should your experience be suitable, we will contact you to arrange a further conversation. We are looking forward to speaking with you soon.