Business Development and Fundraising Officer
Salary £27,000 per annum
Full Time Fixed term one year contract with possible extension beyond this subject to funding
Closing Date: 2 June 2016
Venture Arts is a visual arts organisation that develops the creative talents and career opportunities of learning disabled people.
Based in Manchester, the organisation has been in existence for over twenty years. They work alongside over 100 learning disabled people per year offering a range of visual arts projects and cultural work initiatives for people of all ages. Their vision is for helping disabled people to be fully valued and recognised as important contributors to their visual culture.
Venture Arts are looking to recruit an experienced Business Development and Fundraising Officer to enable the organisation to consolidate and expand its work through a more diversified funding portfolio. Reporting to the Manager and board, you will take responsibility for raising funds from trusts and foundations, institutional funders, the private sector and individual donors. Consequently, they need a person with a proven track record in researching, collating, preparing and submitting multiple grant/funding applications along with strong monitoring and evaluation skills. You must possess a high level of written English with well-developed verbal communication skills. You will be prospecting, building and maintaining long term relationships with funders and funding bodies
For further information and to apply, please see here..