Paintings in Hospitals is seeking an experienced and effective Fundraiser to join our team.

  • London
  • £26,500 to £28,000 per annum, dependent on experience
  • 37.5 hours per week
  • Fixed term (until 31 December 2023)

About the role:

The Fundraiser will develop a robust strategy for fundraising, prioritising approaches to funders, writing compelling funding applications, leading on appeals and sponsorship initiatives. The fundraiser will support and develop the in-house income-generating schemes including the Friends membership scheme, the Patrons Circle print initiative, and sales from the gift shop.

Working with the Director and the Communications and Development Manager, they will create compelling campaigns to drive income generation to reach annual targets and create a pipeline of opportunities ensuring the charities financial resilience.

About us:

Paintings in Hospitals is the UK’s leading arts for health organisation. Founded in 1959, our charity uses visual arts to transform care spaces and improve wellbeing for patients and care workers. We are partnered with 180 care organisations across the UK, lending our artworks and facilitating creative workshops. The Paintings in Hospitals collection holds over 3,700 artworks, including pieces Bridget Riley, Antony Gormley, Maggi Hambling, Yinka Shonibare, Helen Chadwick, Anish Kapoor, Elizabeth Blackadder, Josef Albers, Anni Albers, Gillian Ayres, Ben Rivers, Catherine Yass, Alexander Calder, Dame Elisabeth Frink, Ian Davenport and many more. In 2020 Paintings in Hospitals partnered with Google Arts & Culture and artist Tom Croft for Healthcare Heroes, an exhibition of #PortraitsforNHSHeroes. The charity has previously partnered with the National Gallery, V&A, Arts Council Collection, Wallace Collection, and Hayward Gallery. Paintings in Hospitals is a Registered Charity (1065963).

How to apply:

To apply for this role, send your CV with a cover letter (max. 1,500 words) detailing how you meet the person specification criteria as outlined in the job description.

A full copy of the job description can be downloaded below:

Please send your CV and cover letter to: [email protected] (subject: Fundraiser)

Application deadline: 6pm, Sunday 13th June 2021

Interview date: Monday 5th July 2021