Senior Development Executive (Corporate Fundraising)

Museum of Science and Industry - Manchester
£28,000 – £30,000 per annum + benefits
05 Sep 2017
24 Sep 2017
Full Time
Contract Type

Do you have a proven track record of corporate business development and a passion for establishing corporate partnerships?

Across the Science Museum Group, we are committed to sustaining and growing our unique collections to reveal wonder to our diverse audiences, allowing them to have fun and learn about science in an informal environment.

To support us with this strategic priority and our ongoing 'masterplan' work, we are looking for a Senior Development Executive to take the lead in managing our partnership accounts and developing corporate engagement with the Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester.

Due to ambitious redevelopment plans over the coming years, you will be responsible for delivering increased and sustainable income from the corporate sector. In this role, you will proactively identify, cultivate and manage a portfolio of corporate prospects to deliver sponsorship, developing fundraising strategies and solicitation plans which maximise the long-term value of corporate engagement with our museum.

You will have experience of corporate fundraising, corporate account management or business development and in establishing strong corporate partnerships, preferably at a 5 or 6 figure level. In addition to a thorough understanding of the corporate sector, you will have strong presentation, communication and interpersonal skills, as well as resilience and drive.

You will be offered excellent benefits, including 25 days annual leave, a contributory pension scheme, BUPA medical and dental care, an annual season ticket loan and numerous staff discounts whilst developing your career in a world class museum group.