Fundraising Campaigns and Communications Assistant

One Year Fixed Term Contract

The Royal Opera House offers world-class opera, ballet, music and dance live on stage at our iconic theatre in Covent Garden, and reaches out to audiences across the UK and beyond through ROH Cinema and digital content on other platforms. It is also a charity and we could not maintain our extensive programme of artistic work, or our community and outreach projects, without the support of our philanthropists and members. As an organisation we are committed to ensuring that all philanthropists and members enjoy a rewarding relationship with the Royal Opera House.

The Development and Enterprises Department is looking for a Fundraising Campaigns and Communications Assistant to contribute to this growing area, by providing first rate administrative support to the Fundraising Campaigns and Communications Programme Manager across a range of campaigns and related activities. If you are looking to further your career in fundraising, this will provide the opportunity to build on your experience and contribute to the current campaigns and help take these forward as our activities grow. The post is offered as a fixed term contract for one year.

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

-Sufficient work experience in administration within fundraising or a charity with strong organisation skills

-Excellent face-to-face and telephone communication skills, including the ability to deal with donors, members and stakeholders in a professional manner

- Highly proficient Microsoft Office user, including Word, Excel and database skills, able to run reports and create mail merges

-Some knowledge of and the ability to learn about fundraising methods and processes and contribute ideas to support the growth of our work in campaigns

-Reliability and commitment to delivering a first rate service to existing and potential supporters

-Commitment to managing own learning and continuous professional development relevant to the role

We actively encourage BAME and disabled applicants and value the positive impact difference has on our teams.

A full job description is available below. To apply, please scroll to the bottom of the page and click on `Apply Now`. Please contact the Human Resources Department via or on Tel: +44 (0) 207 212 9303 if you have any access requirements or queries.

Closing Date for applications: 8.00am, Tuesday 16 October 2018

Interviews to be held 22 and 23 October 2018.

Applicants must have work authorisation for the UK

No agencies

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