Guildhall School of Music & Drama

Prospect Researcher

Permanent, Full time: 35 hours per week
Salary Range – £31,740 to £35,540 per annum depending on experience/performance (inclusive of Inner London Weighting)

Guildhall School of Music & Drama is a vibrant, international community of musicians, actors and production artists in the heart of the City of London. Ranked as the top conservatoire in the Guardian University Guide music league table, we deliver world-class professional training in partnership with distinguished artists, companies, and ensembles. A global leader in creative and professional practice, we promote innovation, experiment, and research, and are also one of the UK’s leading providers of lifelong learning in the performing arts, offering inspiring training for children, young people, adult learners, and creative and business professionals.

We are looking for a Prospect Researcher to join the Development & Alumni Relations Office. The post holder for this role will work across the team and the wider School to undertake research on our existing prospect pool as well as identifying new prospects and key influencers to support the School’s strategic aims.

The successful candidate will be expected to produce clear and concise reports and briefings, providing accurate and relevant information.

Experience of Raiser’s Edge/Raiser’s Edge NXT or a similar CRM is desirable but not essential. Candidates will also be highly organised and efficient, with excellent communication skills and an attention to detail. Knowledge of music, theatre and/or higher education is also desirable.

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The closing date for applications is 5 April 2023.
Please note that late applications will not be accepted.

The Guildhall School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expects all employees, workers, and volunteers to share this commitment. The Guildhall School and City of London Corporation are committed to Equal Opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community.