Development Assistant

Part Time, One year Fixed Term Maternity Cover

The Royal Opera House aims to enrich people`s lives through opera and ballet. We seek to be accessible and engaging, to develop audiences across the UK and to break new ground in the presentation of lyric theatre. In addition to the performances of our work on stage at our heritage theatre site and other venues, and our cinema presentations, we also offer learning and participation initiatives for children and adults from across the UK. As a charity, we could not maintain our reputation, outreach projects, or our digital presence, without the support of our sponsors, philanthropists and members. As an organization we are committed to ensuring that all our supporters enjoy a rewarding relationship with the Royal Opera House.

The Development and Enterprises Department is looking for a Development Assistant to support the Development and Enterprises Finance team across all administrative aspects of handling donations, sponsorship and membership in a demanding environment with deadlines, targets and growing volumes of work. The post is offered as a part time, fixed term maternity cover contract for one year, working part time up to 24 hours a week.

The ideal candidate will be a team player, able to demonstrate these qualities:

-Sufficient administration experience working within a busy office environment, with Charity, membership or Finance experience
-Highly proficient MS Office user, including Word, Excel and database experience
-Ability to work consistently under pressure and prioritise effectively and meet deadlines
-Ability to transcribe data accurately into Department systems
-Strong communication skills and high standard of written/verbal English
-Consistent high level of customer care and responsiveness

We actively encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds and value the positive impact difference has on our teams.

A full job description and details on how to apply are available below by logging in or creating an account. If you have any queries about the recruitment process please email or phone on +44 (0)20 7212 9303 and you can also contact us if you have any access needs for making an application.

Closing Date for applications: 8.00am, Wednesday 30 August 2017

Applicants must have work authorization for the UK.

No agencies.

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