Development Events Manager, Whitechapel Gallery


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 per annum
  • Probation period: 6 months
  • The period of notice is 2 months in writing on either side

To apply

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

Interviews are scheduled on 19 May 2021.


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

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