December 19, 2017

Job Vacancy | Head of Development, Chester Beatty Library

Application deadline: Friday, 5 January

One of the Chester Beatty Libraryโ€™s key objectives in their current Strategic Plan 2016-2020 is to develop the potential for further self-generated income. The Library is supported by a very popular and successful Friends Membership Programme which comprises an exceptional group of individuals who share a passion for exploring world cultures.

Reporting to the Head of Development, the Development Executive will have responsibility for the management, growth and day-to-day operation of the Friends Membership Programme. S/he will plan and manage all Friends-related events, including tours, films and exhibition openings. S/he will also assist with the management of events that are part of our day-to-day public programme and support the Head of Development with corporate fund- raising and related administrative duties.

The Chester Beatty Library is a collaborative organisation and the global nature of the collections are reflected in our multicultural and intercultural programming. With a strong understanding of and passion for the arts, the successful candidate will be an energetic and self-motivated individual with excellent interpersonal skills. S/he will form part of a small but dynamic team with the flexibility to adapt to the Libraryโ€™s constantly changing environment.

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Job Vacancy | Head of Development, Chester Beatty Library