Development Assistant

The Lowry Theatre
12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Development Assistant

Location: Salford, Greater Manchester
Salary: £15,500 per annum plus staff benefits
Contract: 37.5 hours per week

About us

The Lowry is the most visited cultural venue in Greater Manchester and one of the UK`s leading combined arts organisations.

About the role

We are looking for a Development Assistant to support The Lowry`s Development team who generate donations and income from individuals, companies, fundraising events and trusts & foundations to support The Lowry`s work in our galleries, theatres and in the local community. The Development Assistant also plays a vital role within the organisation by leading on the management of all Customer Care needs.

With a wide range of responsibilities including customer care administration, prospect research, and assisting in the activation of our fundraising appeals and membership schemes. With excellent written communication skills, the Development Assistant plays a key role in event support including guest list management for our annual calendar of stewardship, recruitment and fundraising events for supporters and stakeholders.

A confident communicator, with excellent administrative and writing skills you will have the ability to multi-task with a very high level of attention to detail.

The application deadline for this position is 1 March 2017 at 10am.

Interviews will take place on Wednesday 8 March 2017.

Keywords: Development Assistant, Development, Fundraising, Fundraiser, Canvassing, Canvasser, Donations, Charity. Administration, Administrator, Admin, Memberships