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Head of Philanthropy

Organisation : Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

Location : Melbourne

Work type : Full-time, Part-time

Profession : Fundraising

Sector : Arts & Culture

Salary type : Annual Package

Application closing date : 11 Feb, 2022

About the organisation

Organisation Name : Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

With a reputation for excellence, versatility and innovation, the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra (MSO) – a cornerstone of Melbourne’s rich cultural heritage and Australia’s oldest orchestra – works to inspire and engage its community and represent it internationally.

About the role

In support of its programming and long-term sustainability, the MSO relies on funding from its philanthropic community. The MSO now seeks a new Head of Philanthropy who will lead all facets of philanthropy activity for the MSO, across major giving, annual giving and bequests. The Head of Philanthropy will lead and manage a high-performing, collaborative philanthropy team and will work closely with the team to raise philanthropic funds for the MSO and its endowment to achieve financial targets.


With a passion for orchestral music and the work of the MSO, you have a breadth of experience in philanthropy program management, ideally gained in the arts. Your capability as a team manager and leader will be matched by an aspiration to further build and make your mark on a growing philanthropy program, in line with the strategic aspirations of the MSO.


How to apply

To discuss this exciting opportunity, please contact Jocelyn Kelty, Director, Richmond Associates, Australia Office on +61 (0)2 8218 2185, or by email at Further information can also be downloaded from the Richmond Associates website at


Please quote in application: Head of Philanthropy via Pro Bono Australia.

Profession: #Fundraising
Sector: #Arts_and_Culture


2022 Impact 25

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