The Hepworth Wakefield opened in May 2011 to public and critical acclaim. It exhibits Wakefield’s art collection, the Hepworth Family Gift and the work of major contemporary and 20th century artists. Designed by David Chipperfield Architects, its ten superb gallery spaces, make it one of the UK’s largest and most visited galleries outside London, attracting 1.3 million visitors in the last three years. Additionally, there are two acres of external gardens and a 600 square metre temporary exhibition space, The Calder, which operates in a re-purposed 19th century industrial mill opposite the gallery.

Development Executive

£19,500 per annum
37 hours per week
Permanent Role

We are looking for a Development Executive to join our busy and ambitious Development and Communications team. This role is central to our plans and you will lead on the data capture and analysis to inform our fundraising activity as well as contribute to securing funds from a variety of sources. Specifically, you will lead on our membership programme and work closely with the Marketing and Membership Manager to drive new members and deliver a series of engaging events and offers to retain our current members.

For more information please see the job description. To apply send a completed application form and equal opportunities monitoring form (downloadable from the right-hand side of this page) to

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 12 August at midday.
Interviews will be held on Thursday 20 August.