Director of Development




Contract type:

Paid (£40k-50k)
Application Deadline: 
Nov 2017

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The Lyric Hammersmith is one of the UK's leading producing theatres. The Lyric's dual commitment to producing the highest quality contemporary theatre alongside nurturing the creativity of young people, and the quality, range and scale of its recently extended facilities, make in unique within the theatre ecology of the UK.

We are now looking for a Director of Development to join our successful Development Team and lead the strategy to raise contributed income in support of the Lyric's work. The current Director is moving on after 10 wonderful years, originally starting out as a volunteer before going on to lead the entire Development function. We believe that this is a very special place where staff, young people, actors and supporters all feel part of the Lyric family. We want to find someone who is capable of injecting their passion and creativity into this exciting theatre in West London and for you to put your spin on the Lyric's fundraising. This is your opportunity to be an integral player in the Lyric's future by ensuring the Lyric continues to thrive for many years to come.

For further information and to apply, please visit the Lyric's website,

Deadline for applications: Monday 20 November 2017 at 12noon. Please do not send CVs. No agencies please.

The Lyric encourages people from any background to apply for this post. We are committed to creating a workforce which is representative of our society, and to bringing together those with a variety of skills and experiences to help shape what we do and how we work. We are particualrly keen to hear from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) and disabled candidates. All disabled candidates who demonstrate that they meet the essential criteria will be invited for an interview.

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