Association of British Orchestras

Development Manager

Voices Foundation £35,000 to £40,000 depending on experience Closing date 15 October 2021
We are on a mission to inspire schools to sing – do you have the fundraising skills to help us?

Person specification
Voices Foundation is looking for a great fundraiser who is an organised self-starter with persuasive writing skills. You will have experience of developing bids to strategic funders and a track record writing successful applications to trusts and foundations. You will enjoy music and articulate in communicating with and engaging others to share in our vision for all children to find their voice. You will have relevant experience and training that chimes with the role and be very hands on. We are very welcoming of diverse candidates from all backgrounds.

Job description
Reporting to the CEO and working with a close-knit team, you will be responsible for planning and carrying out our fundraising work. You will ultimately raise around £400,000 a year, once settled in the role, mainly from trusts, foundations, strategic funders and major gifts. Through this you will help build a funder base to realise Voices objective of every child finding their voice through the strengthening the role and importance of music education.

Terms: Permanent full-time role with mix of office and home working

Please visit our website for a full job description and details on how to apply.

Contact details
The Music Base, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London, N1 9AG

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