Closing date for Applications: Friday, January 10th, 2014
The Fundraising Department’s key purpose is to increase the generation of income in order to enable the Collection to achieve its principal aims and to sustain and increase the supporter base of the museum. Visitor numbers are approx 400,000 pa. The fundraising revenue income target is between £500,000-£1 million pa.
The Development Officer’s role is to deliver the revenue and capital fundraising targets with the Director, Head of Fundraising, Development Manager, Development Assistant and with the voluntary assistance of the International Council. Funding is generated from individuals mainly through our high-level supporter scheme, Benefactors and on-site and on-line donations; charitable trusts and foundations and sponsorships where applicable (corporate membership is managed by the Event’s team). Supporter care i.e. events, lectures, an exclusive trip to stately homes with very special access, play an important part of the position, especially as such activities generate further support.
Target Audiences: Trustees and members of the International Council, Visitors, Supporters, sponsors, Educational bodies, Press/PR, Academics and academic institutions, museums, Wallace Collection staff.
The salary for this post will be in the range of £22,000-25,000 per annum depending on experience. In addition, the post holder will receive 25 days paid annual, plus 2.5 “privilege” days, membership of an occupational pension scheme an interest free season ticket loan (after six months’ service).
An application form can be found and downloaded from our website www.wallacecollection.org.
Alternatively, you can write to the Personnel Department, The Wallace Collection, Hertford House, Manchester Square, London, W1U 3BN for a postal application pack, or contact Paul Little or Olivia Silver on 020 7563 9544/565
Deadline for applications: Friday 10th January (noon) 2014
Date of first interview: Monday 20th January 2014
If you have not heard from us by the date of the first interview, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
Please note: The Wallace Collection will not accept applications made by CV or by FAX.
The Wallace Collection, Hertford House, Manchester Square, London W1U 3BN
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