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Pentabus Rural Theatre Company

Archived: Development Officer

Pentabus Theatre Company is seeking to appoint a part-time Development Officer to work with the team to develop and implement the Business Partnerships & Corporate Giving strategy and Individual Giving strategy.

The post holder will work closely with the Executive Team (the company is led by a joint leadership team of Artistic Director and Managing Director) and part-time Development Manager (who has responsibility primarily for Trusts & Foundations) to develop the case for support, identify partners and supporters and assist in negotiations and campaigns to secure funds against given targets. Pentabus is a touring theatre company but it is not essential that the post-holder has an arts background, we appreciate that candidates with experience and/or training from other sectors will also have a lot to bring to the role. Consultant support will also be provided.

Pentabus is the nation’s rural theatre company. We develop and produce new plays about the modern rural world. From our Shropshire base we tour to village halls, theatres and festivals around the country, telling stories with local relevance and national impact. We believe the best new theatre is made in the countryside.

Pentabus are an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from diverse groups, representative of the diversity of contemporary UK.

Please do not hesitate to contact the Pentabus office should you have any questions about the position or wish to discuss the opportunity further: sends e-mail) 01584 856 564

Salary: £23,000 pro rata

For more information , a full job description and details on how to apply, please visit the website.

Closing date for applications: 11am on Monday 13th February 2017 

Interviews: Thursday 16th February 2016 in Bromfield, Ludlow