Development Officer x2

Organisation: National Museums Scotland

Salary: £31,534 - £34,291 per annum

Location: Edinburgh

You will help to ensure long-term fundraising success for National Museums Scotland by working across the Development team to help recruit and steward individual and organisational supporters. Specifically, you will develop, deliver and support campaigns, materials and promotions for recruiting and retaining supporters, and attracting further donations. You will also provide a high standard of stewardship to National Museums Scotland’s Members, Patrons, and donors.

Educated to degree level or equivalent, you must have gained relevant experience in a marketing, fundraising or charity environment. You will have been involved in writing and editing creative fundraising or marketing materials, and have some experience of planning, organising or supporting high quality events. You should also have experience of Raiser’s Edge or a similar CRM system, and you will have experience of utilising data to inform projects. Ideally you will also have managed tenders and dealt with contracted agencies, have experience of writing for the web and of achieving results with the support of volunteers. Knowledge of the legislation pertaining to fundraising would also be useful.

We are currently recruiting for 2x fixed term posts. • 1x Development Officer, full time (37 hours a week) fixed term maternity cover for 12 months, from 31 October 2022 to 31 October 2023 • 1x Development Officer, full time (37 hours a week) fixed term for 29 months, from 31 October 2022 until 31 March 2025

Please state on your application form whether you are applying for both posts, or for one only.

Application Deadline: Sunday 25/09/2022