Association of British Orchestras

Development Assistant (part time)

Scottish Ensemble £20,000 pro rata Closing date 27 September 2021
This is a rare opportunity to join the administrative team of one of the UK’s most daring, innovative and exciting musical ensembles. Working with a small, dynamic, non-hierarchical team you will make a vital contribution to this unique organisation working alongside the Development Lead.

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who is energetic, communicative, flexible, highly organised and a real ‘people person’. Working closely with the Development Lead, the Development Assistant assists with all aspects of donor relations, ensuring excellent communications are maintained with Strings Attached members including emails and printed newsletters. In addition to this you will be key in looking after our fundraising systems and database. You will assist in designing events for members and be a friendly face for members at them, as well as for audiences in general. You will be crucial in researching and identifying funding opportunities.

This new role is suitable for someone who wishes to kick-start their career in arts fundraising in a dynamic and busy team.

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