Development Events Manager

Whitechapel Gallery is looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Development Events Manager to join our dynamic Development team. The role will be responsible for delivering end-to-end management of a wide range of Gallery events, including the annual Art Icon Gala, which engage a diverse range of donors, prospects and stakeholders.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated individual with a passion for contemporary art and culture to work collaboratively and creatively with colleagues and artists to bring an exciting programme of events to life.

Conditions of Work

  • Permanent position
  • Hours of work: 9:30am – 5:45pm, Monday to Friday, plus morning, evening and occasional weekend work, which will be compensated by time off in lieu.
  • Salary: £31,000
  • Probation period: 6 months
  • The period of notice is 2 months in writing on either side


For further information, please read the Job Description.

To apply

Please complete the application form and equality & diversity monitoring forms and return to by 9 am on Monday 10 May 2021.

Interviews are scheduled on 19 May 2021.

Please contact Recruitment Team via if you are unable to complete this form electronically or would like further information about access.

The Whitechapel Gallery strives to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Charity number: 312162 Company number: 4093862

Apply for this role

  1. Download and complete the application form: Word; PDF
  2. Download and complete the Equality & Diversity Form: Word; PDF
  3. Email the forms to recruitment by 9 am on Monday 10 May 2021
  4. Interviews are scheduled on 19 May 2021

Please note that we do not accept CVs.