Voluntary, 4 hours a week
Job description

This is a new volunteer trustee director role and will suit someone passionate about music and wishing to make a real difference.  

The purpose of this role is to develop and deliver MOMHs funding development strategy so that we can meet the goals of our strategic plan. 

The role will also involve developing and supporting public relations, in order to raise public awareness of MOMH’s work to support its collection and to fundraise for the organisation.  


  • To develop a good understanding of MOMH and how it operates, its structure and the specific challenges faced. 

  • To attend quarterly Trustee Meetings. 

  • To liaise and collaborate with the Chair, Acting Curator, the Board and Advisory Committee wherever necessary to achieve the most effective, consistent and joined-up approach. 


  • To develop and implement a funding development strategy, more specifically: 

    • To build relationships, draft and make applications with major grant giving bodies and seek ways to increase grants and income;

    • To build relationships with, draft and make applications to Trusts and Foundations and seek ways to increase donations income;

    • To build relationships with and develop sponsorship and funding opportunities from business and other bodies;

    • To build relationships to deliver a sustainable income base from individual donors; ad-hoc, legacy etc;

    • To build relationships and promote campaigns to increase regular donations from individuals through a friends’ schemes;

    • To manage Gift Aid and Just Giving channels etc;

    • To prepare and submit reports, data requests or business plans required as a condition of grants or donations;

    • To attend third-party events to promote MOMH and develop income opportunities.

More about The Museum of Music History

The Museum of Music History (MOMH) cares for tens of thousands of musical artefacts spanning several centuries and displays a selection of them... Read more

Refreshed on: 03 March 2022
Closed date: 18 March 2022 at 23:30
Job ref: MOMH/22/001
Tags: Fundraising

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