Freelance Fundraising Specialist, MDI

Deadline: Friday 30 October 2015. Paid, Part time.

Merseyside Dance Initiative (MDI) is a strategic, non-building based, dance development organisation situated in Liverpool. We develop dance as an art form and as transformational community practice.

MDI has a history of developing dance work that is inspirational and transformational and is looking for the right person to support our fundraising ambitions.

We require an experienced freelance fundraiser with an in-depth understanding of Arts and public sector funding sources, to fundraise for a number of innovative projects that are practice driven for local communities and dance makers aligned to our three year creative action plan and informed by a number of strategies such as : Move On Up ( Dance and Health Strategy); Rise ( African Peoples Dance Strategy) ASP ( Artist Support Programme), Leap and City Steps festivals.

The Freelance contract is for 6 months. Upon the Fundraiser securing continued funding and satisfactory performance further contracts may be available. The Fee for the work is £ 3,000.

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Deadline for expression of interest is 30th October 2015, 5pm.