Development Manager (Sponsorship and Individuals), The Fruitmarket


The Development Manager (Trusts & Foundations) post is a key member of the Development Team, responsible for maintaining and growing philanthropic support to enable the Fruitmarket to realise its long-term artistic and organisational ambitions. 

We are looking for someone with the skills and abilities to fundraise successfully from sponsors and individuals. They should have highly developed people skills, with the ability to manage and grow relationships and to write and present compelling appeals for support. They should be able to collaborate with the team across the organisation’s work to devise and deliver a philanthropy strategy that delivers on shared goals. They should have demonstrated ability to generate and maintain good relationships for an organisation and inspire others to follow their cause. 

In all our work, the Fruitmarket aims to reach people who have been under-represented in audiences, in our team and in the sector. We encourage all applications for this post, particularly from those who are currently under-represented on the staffs of cultural institutions. The Fruitmarket welcomes all people no matter their age, race, gender, sex, sexual orientation, religion or belief, class, cultural background, disability, marital status, pregnancy or maternity status.

Deadline for Applications: Friday 13 August at 5pm. Interviews will take place on Thursday 19 August. 


For a full job description and application cover form, please visit our website

To apply: 

Please complete the equalities monitoring information and submit a CV. 

Your CV should be maximum 4 pages and include a 500 word statement outlining how you fulfil the job criteria and demonstrating that you have the required skills for the post. 

The application should be emailed to with Development Manager as the email subject heading. 

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