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Director of Philanthropy
Full-time
London based
Competitive salary and benefits
Reference: 19/036

The Royal Academy of Music is one of the world’s leading conservatoires. Based in central London next to Regent’s Park, we have been training musicians to the highest professional standards since our foundation in 1822.  Many of the world’s leading musicians and performers studied with us and we are firmly focused on developing tomorrow’s musical leaders in a number of fields including classical music, jazz, and musical theatre.

We are currently seeking a Director of Philanthropy. Reporting to the Deputy Principal (Advancement), you will manage all aspects of the fundraising operation. Your primary purpose will be to lead the development of the team and drive performance against financial and non-financial goals. You will play a key role internally in generating engagement, excitement and confidence in philanthropy with both internal and external constituents.

To be successful in this role you will need strong leadership skills with proven experience of successfully managing and developing a major gifts fundraising team with a track record of securing five/six figure charitable donations. You will be an excellent communicator with the ability to develop strong working relationships with both internal and external stakeholders along with a knowledge and understanding of philanthropists.

Completed applications must be received by noon Friday 13 September 2019.

Interviews are expected to be held on Friday 20 September 2019.

Enquiries or applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

The Academy is committed to promoting the welfare and safeguarding of all students.

Recruitment pack and job description, which outlines the role and recruitment process 
Application Form
Equality Monitoring Form
Privacy Statement for Employees, Workers and Job Applicants

 

Box Office Services Administrator
Full-time: 35 hours per week, Monday to Friday
Salary range: £24,401 to £27,745 inclusive per annum 
Reference: 19/041

The Royal Academy of Music is a stimulating and friendly environment with a diverse mix of students and staff from over 50 countries.  Based in central London adjacent to Regent’s Park, we have been training musicians to the highest professional standards since our foundation in 1822.  Many of the world’s leading musicians and performers studied with us and we are firmly focused on developing tomorrow’s musical leaders in a number of disciplines including classical, jazz, and musical theatre.

We are seeking an organised and efficient Box Office Services Administrator to join our busy General Office. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of our Box Office team for providing a professional and efficient service to our customers and visitors. You will be responsible for the day-to-day running of our busy and active Box Office, processing ticket sales and for ensuring all our Patrons and VIPs are provided with excellent customer service. You will also act as the super-user and main point of contact for enquiries relating to ticketing software and train members of staff on the system when required.

To be successful in this role you will need to have excellent organisational skills and the ability to show initiative in a fast passed environment. You should also have demonstrable experience of providing an excellent customer service and have had previous experience of working with a wide range of patrons and customers. Previous experience working in a box office and with the use of ticketing software is essential.

Completed applications must be received by 10am on Monday 2 September 2019.

Interviews are expected to be held on Thursday 12 September 2019.

Enquiries or applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

The Academy is committed to promoting the welfare and safeguarding of all students.

Covering letter, which outlines the recruitment process
Job Description and Person Specification
Application Form
Equality Monitoring Form
Privacy Statement for Employees, Workers and Job Applicants

 

The Academy values diversity and welcomes your application.

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