Association of British Orchestras

Development Officer

Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment £23,375 pro rata Closing date 11 October 2022
The Development Officer plays an integral role in the success of the fundraising function of the OAE, which raises £1m annually for the Orchestra. The successful candidate will provide high-quality stewardship and events for all supporters of the Orchestra as well as ensuring the smooth running of the Development Department.

This role is an excellent opportunity for a motivated fundraiser to gain valuable experience in all areas of Development, including Trusts & Foundations, Corporate partnerships and Friends & Patrons schemes as well as furthering their understanding of our CRM system, Tessitura. The role also encompasses budget management, reporting, marketing and Box Office administration.

We are looking for an effective communicator who will enjoy being part of a successful Development Department whilst also working efficiently across all departments such as Finance and Communications.

This is a fixed-term contract of 1 year, on a part-time basis of 3 days per week.

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 11 October at midday. If you have any questions, please email

Contact details
OAE at Acland Burghley School
93 Burghley Road

Annual Conference

The next ABO conference will take place in Bristol,
hosted by Bristol Beacon, from 24-26 January 2024.