Curatorial and Fundraising Manager, deadline 10am Wednesday 17th March 2021

Deptford X are currently recruiting for a Curatorial and Fundraising Manager to cover a fixed term period of leave by the Director.

We are looking for an experienced curator with proven competence at grant applications.

The Curatorial and Fundraising Manager will deliver on existing Deptford X programming, including the planned festival in July 2021; develop a programme and fundraise for Deptford X 2022 for Lewisham Borough of Culture year; and deliver within Deptford X’s core principles and strategic aims.

Salary: £28,000 pro rata
Hours: P/T – 3 days/week (working days negotiable), 10am – 6pm, with evenings and weekends required for festival and events
Contract Start: Monday 26th April 2021
Contract End: February 2022 (exact date TBC)
Responsible to: Deputy Director and Board of Trustees
Responsible for: Festival Assistants (during festival)

To apply for this role, please submit a Monitoring Form (link below), a CV that includes your past relevant work and project experience and a cover letter (maximum 2 sides of A4) to jobs@deptfordx.org explaining:

  • Why you are interested in this role
  • How you meet the required skills, knowledge and experience for the role. Please include examples that demonstrate your capacity to carry out the responsibilities of the role.
  • What you think you can bring to this role

A long list of applicants will be invited to attend an interview on: 22nd March 2021.

A shortlist of applicants from the first round of interviews will be invited to attend a second interview and give a presentation on their ideas for their role on: 29th March 2021

All interviews with be via Zoom

All enquiries can be sent to: jobs@deptfordx.org

Job Description

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Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form   – (To be completed and submitted with your application)

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