Plymouth Music Zone is looking for a dynamic and hard working fundraising professional to join our committed and creative team.

Applicants need to demonstrate a proven track record in fundraising and marketing within the creative or charitable sectors. We are looking for a gifted storyteller with expertise in relationship fundraising and attracting voluntary income in addition to proven hands-on success via Trusts and Foundations.

Developing voluntary income streams is a more recent area for the charity and all the ingredients are there for continued growth and success. PMZ’s Development Director will be part of the organisation’s Leadership Team and the wonderful person who gets the job needs passion, creativity, humour, initiative and tenacity in equal measure.

If we’re describing you, please have a look at the full job description and background information below.

Opportunity details:

Job title: Development Director

Salary: £32,000 – £35,000 (depending on experience)

Overall purpose: To lead on the strategic development and implementation of all fundraising and marketing activities. This will include drafting funding bids, managing relationships with current supporters, developing new initiatives, identifying new prospects and generating new income from individuals.

Hours: Permanent and full-time based on 37.5 hours per week.

Further details:

If you’re still inspired and up for the challenge, we’d love for you to submit a covering letter and application form.

Please submit your application via

The closing date for applications is 5pm Monday 6th April.

Interviews will be held on Friday 17th April at our community music centre on Raglan Road, Plymouth, PL1 4NQ.

If you need the application form in an alternate format, please don’t hesitate to contact us:

01752 213690