Senior Development Manager, Individual Giving and Major Gifts

Whitechapel Gallery is looking for a talented and enthusiastic Senior Development Manager, Individual Giving and Major Gifts to join our dynamic Development team. The role will be responsible for securing significant gifts from individual donors across our exhibition and education activity, including for Exhibition Circles and our Commissioning Council. They will also supervise the Patrons Manager to deliver and grow this scheme, and work with the Director of Development on major gifts.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious individual with a passion for contemporary art and culture to work closely with artists, curators and colleagues to bring an exciting programme of projects to life.

Please note that this vacancy was previously advertised as fixed term maternity contract. 

Conditions of work

  • Permanent Contract
  • Hours of work: Full Time, 9.30am – 5.45pm, plus some occasional weekend and evening work, which will be compensated by time off in lieu
  • Starting salary: £36,000 per annum dependent on experience


For further information download the job description here.

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

Photo credit:Installation view of a new exhibition titled Radical Figures: Painting in the New Millennium, exploring contemporary subjects including gender and sexuality, society, politics, race and body image, at the Whitechapel Gallery in London.


How to apply


Please note that application is by application form only and we do not accept CVs.