Development Officer

Development Officer

£24,000 - £26,000 per annum

Application deadline: June 24th 2019

The Lyric Hammersmith Theatre is one of the UK’s leading producing theatres. The Lyric’s dual commitment to producing the highest quality contemporary theatre alongside nurturing the creativity of young people, and the quality, range and scale of its recently extended facilities, make it unique within the theatre ecology of the UK.

The Development Officer will support the Lyric’s Development Team to deliver fundraising targets and maximize raised income from mainly individual and corporate funders as well as through fundraising events. They will take responsibility for the delivery of all department events including for cultivation, stewardship and fundraising. They will manage the Lyric’s membership schemes including Friends, Love the Lyric and Corporate. They will play a significant role in supporting the organisation and delivery of the biennial fundraising Gala event (next scheduled in November 2019). 

The Development team have an annual revenue target to raise £800,000 from trusts, individuals, corporates and events.

For further information and to apply, please visit the Lyric’s website, https://lyric.co.uk/about-us/work-with-us/ Deadline for applications Monday 24 June 2019 at 10am.

No agencies please.

The Lyric encourages people from any background to apply for this post. We are committed to creating a workforce which is representative of our society, and to bringing together those with a variety of skills and experiences to help shape what we do and how we work. We are particularly keen to hear from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) and disabled candidates. All disabled candidates who demonstrate that they meet the essential criteria will be invited for an interview. The Lyric Hammersmith is proud to be a Disability Confident Committed Employer and an official partner of Parents in Performing Arts (PiPA).

Lyric Hammersmith Theatre

Hammersmith London W6 0QL

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