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DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

An opportunity for an energetic, creative and meticulous individual to join the team responsible for National Poetry Day and the Forward Prizes for Poetry as Development Manager. This is a new role with significant responsibility and scope for growth in a lively and enterprising literary charity.

We seek someone with proven fundraising skills to lead on funding applications, individual giving and sponsorship bids. The role will also drive external communications that highlight our impact and vision, with particular focus on the messaging around our case for support.

While we are looking for someone full-time, for the right candidate we would also consider a part time engagement of 4 days per week at a pro-rata salary.

Hours: Full-time 35 hours a week, 10am-6pm Monday to Friday

Location: Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 1LA

Salary: £33,000 per annum (pro rata for part-time appointment)

Holiday entitlement: 25 days per annum, pro rata (plus bank holidays)

Contract: Permanent

To find out more about the role & apply download the Application Pack.

CLOSING DATE: MONDAY 23RD MARCH, 5PM
INTERVIEW DATE: WEEK OF 30TH MARCH

Write to natalie@forwardartsfoundation.org with your CV, and a covering letter outlining how your previous experience, knowledge and skills equip you to meet the requirements of the Person Specification outlined in the Application Pack.

Forward Arts Foundation is an equal opportunities employer and we positively welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their religious beliefs or political opinions, sex, marital or family status, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age or disability status.

Forward Arts Foundation is a registered charity (charity number: 1037939) and a company limited by guarantee (company no: 02902864), registered in England and Wales.