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Development Director | Fertile Ground

Fertile Ground - Dancing the Road © Stephen Wright Photography

Fertile Ground, the North East’s early career dance company, is seeking a Development Director.

We are seeking a dynamic and committed person who is skilled in several areas of strategic development and operational management to work with us, for an initial period of 24 days commencing late October to January 2018 with initial priority fundraising.

An individual capable of delivering on the upscaling of this unique early career dance company together with Founding Artistic Director Dora Frankel and Board, securing funds for 2018, consolidating established and building new partnerships and laying down the foundations for future sustainability. An individual who shares FG’s commitment to equality, diversity and excellence.

It is planned that this post will be extended into a permanent post of 3 days a week working with the successor to Founding Director Dora Frankel who steps down in early 2018.

Fee £5000

For further information and to receive an application pack please contact Dora Frankel
0191 269 5581
or Chair Dr Matt Sutherland

We welcome applications from people of diverse backgrounds and cultures and of all ages. Please let us know if you require this information in another format.

Closing date for receipt of applications Thursday October 19th.
Interviews w/c Monday October 23rd at Dance City, Temple Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE14BR


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