Full Description

Established in 1976, Scottish Youth Theatre gives more than 100,000 young people an opportunity to participate in youth theatre activity across Scotland and internationally. They are able to showcase new work, participate in workshops and theatre productions and learn new skills through the Scottish Youth Theatre training programmes or specially-commissioned projects.

VISION: to drive a movement in Scotland which is internationally renowned for inspiring young people to become groundbreaking individuals who value the arts and are empowered by their creativity in every aspect of their lives.

MISSION: to unlock the creative energies of young people in Scotland through theatre.

ARTISTIC AMBITION: to cultivate the next generation of Scottish theatre-makers, innovators and activists; inspiring them to experiment, take risks; to discuss and debate; to question and be questioned; to challenge and be challenged; to learn from their success and failures – to create groundbreaking, life affirming theatre here in Scotland.

This is your opportunity to work for an organisation that plays a significant influential role in shaping young people’s personal, social and artistic development. The charity is recruiting a Fundraising Manager to be responsible for setting up robust fundraising practices which will ensure a strategic fundraising direction within the business plan. You will lead on key aspects of fundraising, with a focus on trusts and foundations and corporate support, to achieve the design and delivery of a comprehensive fundraising strategy.

You will be a motivated and innovative fundraiser able to communicate with a range of stakeholders and able to manage multiple projects simultaneously. You will bring a positive attitude and enthusiasm, great networks and a professional management style. You’ll enjoy building relationships with Trusts and individuals, and work closely with the Scottish Youth Theatre staff team to maximise and develop fundraising opportunities.

How To Apply

If you think this is a perfect match for your values and skills set then please contact [email protected] as soon as possible for further information prior to making your application.

Closing Date: Midnight, Sunday 18th November 2018

Interview Dates: Thursday 29th November 2018

This search is being conducted exclusively on behalf of Scottish Youth Theatre by BTA. Our leadership team has all worked in the voluntary sector and we use this experience to match organisations and individuals to create great appointments.