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Vacancy: Fundraising and Development Manager (freelance)

Applications are now closed.

La Folia is a music charity that brings together instrumentalists, singers, actors, dancers, visual artists and writers to create new music, original projects and ground-breaking performances. A particular focus of our work is with children and young people with special needs.

We seek a dynamic, collaborative and self-motivated freelance fundraising professional to generate income to support our work. With experience in the arts and charity sectors, applicants should: have excellent communication and inter-personal skills with the ability to engage and gain commitment at all levels; be a self-starter, who works well as part of a small dedicated team and on an individual basis; possess the perceptiveness and professionalism required to act as an ambassador for the organisation.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Researching fundraising opportunities
  • Networking
  • Writing funding applications
  • Co-ordinating hospitality for funders and supporters at La Folia events
  • Liaising with the general manager and marketing manager as appropriate
  • Attending quarterly board meetings and providing written reports

The initial contract will be for 24 days, to be worked across a period of 6 months at a rate of £150 per day.

Application is by CV and covering letter, to be sent to

Deadline for applications: Friday 21 April 2017, 10.00am
Interviews for shortlisted candidates: Friday 5 May in Salisbury