Fundraising Officer – New Freelance Opportunity

Green Candle Dance Company is creating a new post of freelance Fundraising Officer and seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and creative individual

Freelance part time post: 2 days per month with provision to increase dependent upon results (specific days to be agreed upon appointment)
Salary: £150 per day self-employed (inclusive of travel expenses)
Please note that this will be a freelance contract and you will be responsible for your own Public Liability Insurance, Tax and National Insurance.

Green Candle Dance Company is one of the country’s leading dance companies working with and for children, young people and older adults. The company is now looking to recruit a fundraising officer with proven experience of fundraising for participatory arts. S/He will be responsible for researching and developing new funding streams to support the increased call for participatory projects and will demonstrate prior knowledge of applying to trusts and grant-giving bodies.

The successful candidate will be contracted on a freelance open-ended contract at 2 days per month, with a 6 month probationary period from start date. The fundraising officer will be based at the company’s office in Oxford House, Bethnal Green and will report directly to Artistic Director Fergus Early.

Closing date for applications: 12 noon Wednesday 11th October 2017.
Interviews: Invitation only interviews will be held in the week of 30th October 2017.
Start date: November 2017 (specific days to be agreed upon appointment)
Probationary period:  6 months from start date

For more information or to request an application pack and job description email:
Vicki Busfield, Community & Education Manager at:

Green Candle is an Equal Opportunities employer. Appointments will be subject to references and Enhanced DBS checks.