Scottish Opera

Fixed Term Contract for 18 months

£19,623 – £23,547 plus benefits, depending on experience 

Scottish Opera is Scotland’s national opera company. We take world-class opera to all corners of Scotland, ensuring that as many people as possible can enjoy this wonderful art form.

We are seeking an enthusiastic and well-organised Fundraising Support Officer with excellent communication skills to join our busy Fundraising team. The Fundraising Support Officer is responsible for generating income for Scottish Opera by supporting management and stewardship of individual donors and Friends, whilst maintaining excellent donor records.

The ideal candidate will have relevant experience, preferably in an arts organisation or similar. Excellent customer service skills are essential for this role, and experience in individual giving fundraising and knowledge of Raisers’ Edge, GDPR and Gift Aid would be advantageous.

The role is based at Scottish Opera’s headquarters in central Glasgow. Weekend and evening working are a regular part of this role and travel out-with Glasgow may be required. Further information is available on the Scottish Opera website www.scottishopera.org.uk/vacancies

Applicants should apply in writing to the HR Department, Scottish Opera, 39 Elmbank Crescent, Glasgow G2 4PT or email recruitment@scottishopera.org.uk

All applications should include a covering letter, CV and a completed application form, which can be found on our website. Applications must include all relevant documents to be considered.

All candidates must be able to demonstrate a pre-existing right to work in the UK and documentary proof of this will be requested at interview.

Closing date for applications is Friday 26 July 2019 at 5.30pm. Interviews will take place in August 2019, dates to be confirmed.

Scottish Opera strives to be an equal opportunities employer and is subsidised by the Scottish Government.  Registered Number SCO37531. Scottish Charity Number SCO19787