Fundraising Officer – Cultural Services
Salary: Grade 8 £25,694-£29,854 per annum
Job Type: Permanent
Hours Per Week: 37
New Deadline: Friday 4th August 2017
Cheshire West and Chester Council (CWAC) brings a fresh and energetic approach to providing top quality services for its many customers and communities. West Cheshire is a place where everyone can Thrive – through core values of Teamwork, Honesty, Respect, Innovation, Value for Money and Empowerment.
The cultural services bring together museums, heritage, arts, events, archaeology, archives and local studies with the following shared vision:
“West Cheshire will be a place where culture transforms people’s lives. We will therefore create a Cultural Services that engage, inspire and enable people to express themselves and connect with others.”
CWAC are seeking a creative and ambitious fundraiser with a proven track record of generating income in the cultural sector. The successful candidate will lead the creation of a fundraising strategy, manage and develop existing funding relationships and help secure new sources of funding from a range of supporters. Identifying potential trusts and foundations and making funding applications in line with the priorities of the service to meet service targets will be an essential part of the role. The post will work with staff across the service and will need to be proactive and resourceful. Developing excellent relationships with external stakeholders will be critical and the postholder will need to be an outstanding communicator and networker.
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Please quote job reference number WK 00006O in all correspondence.