Senior Development Manager, Trusts & Foundations


Whitechapel Gallery is looking for a talented and enthusiastic Senior Development Manager, Trusts & Foundations to join our dynamic Development team. The role will be responsible for securing significant grants from trusts, foundations and statutory bodies across our exhibition and education activity, as well as for capital renewal and other priority projects. They will also supervise the Development Officer and work with the Director of Development and the rest of the team to support overall strategic fundraising for the Gallery.

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.

Conditions of work

  • Contract: Permanent
  • Hours of work: Full Time, 9.30am–5.45pm, plus early mornings and evenings with occasional weekends and potential travel, all of which will be compensated by time off in lieu
  • Salary scale: c. £36,500 dependent on experience


For further information, please download the Job Description.


To apply

Please complete the application form and equality & diversity monitoring forms and return to by 12 pm noon on Thursday 14th July 2022.

Interviews will be held on 22nd July 2022.

Second interviews will be held on Friday 29th July 2022.

The Whitechapel Gallery strives to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We particularly encourage applications from Black, Asian, ethnic minority, and/or disabled applicants as these groups are currently underrepresented in the Arts sector.

Charity number: 312162 Company number: 4093862


How to apply