Development Officer

Halifax, West Yorkshire
£23,000 - £26,000
07 Oct 2016
07 Nov 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

In 2017, one of the most extraordinary buildings in Britain - The Piece Hall in Halifax - will reopen following a £19million restoration. It will herald the most dynamic new era for Halifax in generations. A long-held dream is about to be realised: join us in making it happen.

We are looking to recruit a Development Officer to support the Head of Development in all aspects of fundraising for The Piece Hall. You will have the exciting opportunity to contribute to and deliver all the fundraising strategies, approaches and procedures for this role from the start.

Working across all areas of cultural, heritage, tourism, arts and creative industry/business fundraising, including trusts and foundations, commercial sponsorship, membership and patrons, individual giving, legacies and government funding. This would be an ideal role for a highly motivated individual who has demonstrable fundraising experience in a supporting role.

This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and professional fundraiser, with a commitment to achieving targets and partnership working, to help realise the organisation’s goal of becoming a world class heritage, events, retail, food and business destination, which will have a wider impact on the local economy and cultural tourism of the area.

To arrange an informal discussion regarding the role please email: including a contact number.

For more information, and to apply, please visit:

Closing Date: Monday 7 November, 2016 at 10am

Shortlist: Shortlisted candidates notified by Friday 11 November, 2016

Assessment Day: Wednesday 23 November, 2016