Experience Opportunity

Development Assistant Placement

Step into the world of arts fundraising & administration in this 12-month placement opportunity with the London Symphony Orchestra.

The role will offer an opportunity to work across the whole of the LSO’s busy Development department, gaining experience in all areas of the team’s work, including Individual Giving, Corporate fundraising, Events, and Trust & Foundations fundraising. In return for their commitment, the candidate is offered in-depth training and a rich experience in a busy and exciting environment with a world-class performing organisation.

Salary: £25,750 per annum

Hybrid pattern: Up to 2 days/week remote working

This opportunity is only open to individuals from a group that is under-represented in the creative industries. This includes, but is not limited to Black, Asian and ethnically diverse candidates, disabled people, those undergoing gender reassignment / transitioning and individuals from lower socioeconomic backgrounds.

The successful candidate for this opportunity will also participate in a Creative Access support programme that sits alongside workplace training. This includes a programme of induction training, monthly masterclasses, wellbeing support, buddying / mentoring and more.