Head of Development

  • Job Reference: 00000391-1
  • Date Posted: 12 November 2020
  • Recruiter: LIFT Festival
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £40,000
  • Sector: Arts and Heritage - Development Manager, Fundraising - Manager, Arts and Heritage - Development Director, Fundraising - Director
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Fixed term until December 2022

Job Description

LIFT has a fantastic opportunity for a Head of Development to join our dynamic team and secure the funds for LIFT’s ambitious programming. 

LIFT is London’s international biennial festival of theatre. Every two years we present a festival full of daring and relevant culture, international perspectives and unforgettable theatre. Whether it’s a much-loved venue, iconic landmark or unsung corner of London, LIFT gathers Londoners around incredible art. 

The Head of Development works with LIFT’s Executive Director to innovate and aim high in raising the funds needed to fulfil our mission of bringing landmark international theatre experiences to Londoners.   

The successful candidate will be self-motivated and ambitious, with a wealth of fundraising or wider income generating experience and a track record of meeting fundraising goals. They will be able to identify relevant new routes to money and seize new business opportunities. 

Salary: £40,000 per annum

Contract type: Full-time, fixed term until December 2022 

Deadline for applications: Midday, Monday 30 November 2020 

Interviews to be held: Wednesday 9 December 2020 

A full job description, person specification and details of how to apply can be found in the recruitment pack or through our website