Development Officer

Turner Contemporary is seeking a Development Officer to join the gallery team. This role is pivotal in our ambitions for sustaining and growing philanthropic income generation at Turner Contemporary.

The Development Officer will support the team’s activities by helping nurture relationships with supporters and prospects and maintaining key systems. Working with colleagues across the organisation the postholder will play a vital role in delivery of all levels and types of Development activity. The successful candidate will be organised and methodical, with a good track record in data management and a keen eye for details.

The gallery is keen to attract staff from backgrounds that are under-represented in the organisation. Applicants who can demonstrate lived experience of diversity and/or understanding of the issues most affecting our community, are particularly welcome.

Deadline for applications: 5pm on Monday 23 November 2020
Interviews will be held on Monday 30 November 2020 and take place online

To apply, please complete the application form below.

Applying for a position at Turner Contemporary
If you wish to apply for a vacancy, please download our application form below. Please note that we do not accept applications by CV.

Before completing your application form, please ensure that you read the job description for the vacancy. If you have any difficulty completing your form, please call us on 01843 233000 or email If you have any questions about the role, please email Sanjivan Kohli, Head of Development, on

The application form plays an important part in the selection process, both as a tool for helping us to shortlist candidates for interview and as a basis for the interview itself. Any decision to shortlist you for interview will be based solely upon the information you supply on your application form.

Once you have completed your application form this should be returned to Administrative Officer, Turner Contemporary, Rendezvous, Margate, CT9 1HG or you can do this by emailing your application to

Please note that applications need to be received by 5pm on the closing date.

Turner Contemporary takes promoting the equality of opportunity seriously and is committed to building a diverse workforce. All our vacancies are advertised to ensure that everyone has access to opportunities within Turner Contemporary. Going through the process of applying for one of our vacancies is the best way to show how your skills and experience meet the requirements of the specific role advertised. We can therefore only accept applications through this process and cannot accept CVs.

Recruitment agencies need not apply.


Application Form

TC Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Development Officer Job Description