Association of British Orchestras

Trusts & Foundations Manager (maternity cover – 12-month contract)

London Symphony Orchestra Salary range: £28,000 to £32,000 per annum, according to experience + benefits. Closing date 11 April 2023
The LSO is looking to appoint an ambitious and self-motivated individual to the role of Trusts and Foundations Manager. Working closely with the Senior Trusts & Foundations Manager and Grants & Proposals Co-ordinator, the Trusts and Foundations Manager will play a central role within the LSO’s Development Department, developing and implementing the trusts and foundations strategy in order to generate maximum income from grant-giving organisations. The LSO currently raises c.£650,000 from trusts and foundations annually, and sees significant potential to increase income from this sector further over the coming years.

Joining an experienced and high-performing Development team, the Trusts and Foundations Manager will also work closely with senior members of the wider LSO staff team, Development Board and Advisory Council, in order to cultivate and maintain relationships with new and existing funders. With opportunities to fundraise towards a diverse range of education and community activities, as well as new music commissions, audience development initiatives, infrastructure, and capital projects at LSO St Luke’s, the role will provide substantial opportunity for professional development within a world-leading cultural organisation.

Salary range: £28,000 to £32,000 per annum, according to experience + benefits.

The closing date for applications is 10:00am on Tuesday 11 April 2023.

First interviews will be held on Monday 17 and Tuesday 18 April 2023 at the LSO’s offices at the Barbican Centre, with the option of an online (Zoom or Teams) interview for anyone who is unable to attend in person. Second interviews may be required.

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