Cove Park is seeking an experienced, committed, and inspiring Development Manager to join Cove Park’s team at an exciting time in the organisation’s development. As our national and international programme of residencies, commissions and public events grows, we are seeking someone who is dedicated to supporting contemporary creative practice in all art forms and creating vital new opportunities for local, national, and international artists and participants.

The Development Manager is a new role created in response to the growing ambitions of Cove Park, its expanding programme, and the current funding climate. The post holder will work in close collaboration with the Director and will be responsible for developing and delivering Cove Park’s fundraising strategy. The role involves nurturing strategic fundraising relationships locally, nationally, and internationally with trusts, foundations, and other funding bodies.

If this role interests you, please refer to our Development Manager Recruitment Pack for more details and how to apply. Applications should be submitted by noon on Friday 23 June 2023.

If you would like to arrange an informal conversation about this role, please contact Director Alexia Holt via

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