Development Manager – Apply Now

Seeking a freelance Development Manager
Devizes Outdoor Celebratory Arts have been in existence in one form or another for over 20 years, continuing to develop and deliver the Towns traditional events such as Carnival and Confetti Battle, Lantern Parade and the International Street Festival, whilst breathing new life and inspiration into them, alongside introducing new events such as Colour Rush and more recent favourites such as Picnic in the Park and our Festival of Winter Ales.

90% of our events are outdoors and our programme and work continues to diversify, engaging new audiences and reach new communities. We see overall figures of above 30,000 people either watching shows, participating in workshops, volunteering or being involved with our cultural offer in some way each year.

As part of our desire to improve our sustainability and generate match funding which supports our annual application to Arts Council England we seeking a freelance Development Manager. This role will seek to improve our income through fundraising, improve our offer to advertisers and form new relationships with sponsors who will support us going into 2020.
This is a freelance post offered at an estimated £150 Per day for 25 days = £3750.

Timescales
Deadline for clarification questions -10th May 2019
Deadline applications (17:00) -17th May 2019
Shortlist complete – 22nd May 2019
Interview/Presentation – 28th May 2019
Award decision approved and communicated to Candidates – 29th May 2019
Contract issued – Service commencement -31st May 2019
Delivery completed -1st November 2019

Please email info@docadevizes.org.uk or call 07500786541 between Tuesdays to Fridays if you need further information.