Plymouth Music Zone

Development Director

Salary: £32,000-£35,000 per annum according to experience.
Contract:  Permanent. Full time. Starting Jan 2019
Location: This post is based at Community Music Centre, Devonport, Plymouth, PL1 4NQ


Plymouth Music Zone is an award winning community music charity whose vision is of a world where no one feels left out or lonely. A world where the transforming power of music can play its part in developing kind, happy, supportive and creative communities.

We love music. We love people. We love making a difference.

We work with others to reach out to some of the most vulnerable children and adults using highly skilled Music Leaders who deliver a diverse range of person-centred, creative music-making activities. We aim to inspire and help empower individuals, families and communities to have a voice to develop and grow. We also encourage and train others who share our passion to bring hope and happiness through the life-changing power of music.

As one of the new Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisations, we’re now expanding to prepare for an exciting period of transformation with our ambition to become an international centre of excellence for Community Music and Wellbeing that’s open to all.  

We’re seeking an exceptional highly motivated and compelling communicator who wants to join a socially engaged charity that thrives on diversity and combines music with heart, creativity, compassion and fun.  PMZ is a Gold Investors in People workplace that assessors described as ‘inspirational’ and 100% of staff said was a “great place to be”.  Join us?

Purpose of the role:

To lead on implementing a strategic approach to fundraising from individual donors to support the year round work of the organisation. This will include managing relationships with current supporters, as well as developing new initiatives, identifying new prospects and generating new income from individuals.

To Apply:

For further information, application details and to download a Job Description and Person Specification please check our website here.

Closing date: Weds 24th Oct 2018 at 12 noon
Interviews held at Plymouth Music Zone: Fri 9th Nov

Tel: 01752 213690