The National Gallery has a vacancy for Patrons Officer within the Development Team.
In this role, you will play a key role in the Patrons team, which is responsible for the George Beaumont Group and George Beaumont Circle: two of the National’s three Patrons Groups. You will help to develop and maintain relationships with Patrons, reporting to the Patrons Manager and working closely with the Patrons Assistant. Our family of Patrons give valuable support to the Gallery, while enjoying year-round access through exclusive events programmes.
The role will include acting as a point of contact with Patrons both in the office and at events, assisting the Patrons Manager with stewardship of existing Patrons, and with cultivation of potential new Patrons and Donors. You will be a day to day contact for Patrons and will be required to handle enquiries and draft correspondence. In addition, this role will arrange small-scale and bespoke events and visits for Patrons and will play an important role in organising two annual overseas study trips each year for Patrons. You will work closely with the wider Trusts and Individual Giving Team, supporting the team in delivering its objectives.
You will need experience of working in a fundraising environment or have experience in managing client or donor relationships. Experience of assisting with stewardship and cultivation of donors or clients, and experience of dealing with high level and senior figures is essential. Excellent interpersonal, communication and organisational skills will be essential together with a high level of computer literacy and knowledge of a database system.
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Closing date: 28 May 2023
Interviews will be held on Wednesday 7th June and Thursday 8th June.