Head of Development (Maternity Cover)

Applications are invited for the position of Head of Development (Maternity Cover) with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra.

9-month fixed term contract (full-time), with possible extension to 12 months

The Royal Scottish National Orchestra is one of the Scottish Government’s designated National Companies, one of Europe’s leading symphony orchestras, and an arts organisation with a long and prestigious history.

We are seeking a creative and inspiring individual to join us. Working collaboratively with colleagues from across departments, the Head of Development is responsible for creating and developing interesting and innovative proposals for presentation to funders (and specifically corporate partnerships). The post holder manages the RSNO’s Development Team including: Head of Major Gifts, Development Manager (Trusts and Foundations), Development Manager (Membership and Subscribers) and Trusts and Foundations Officer

The successful applicant will be able to evidence excellent management, fundraising, communication and partnership-building skills.

CLOSING DATE: Friday 30 November 2018

INTERVIEWS: Interviews will take place on Friday 7 December

The RSNO is an equal opportunities employer. The RSNO is supported by the Scottish Government and local authorities in Scotland. Scottish Charity No SC010702.

How To Apply

Applicants should email a CV and covering letter to recruitment@rsno.org.uk for the attention of Sarah Modley, Acting Director of External Relations. Please send files as PDFs with the titles ‘Your Name Cover Letter’ and ‘Your Name CV’. Please put ‘RSNO Head of Development (Maternity Cover)’ in the email subject line.

Closing Date

The closing date for applications is Friday 30 November 2018, 5pm.