Development Portfolio Manager

YSP’s mission is to make great art accessible for all and none of our work would be possible without generous support from public bodies, grant giving organisations, businesses and individuals. This new role has been developed to help elevate our fundraising capabilities across the artistic programme, learning projects, heritage and landscape.

We seek a talented fundraiser with the passion, enthusiasm and ability to immediately inspire donors, cultivate new relationships and build cases for support that will enable our ambitious growth plans to become a reality.

The ideal candidate will come with a wealth of experience in a similar role but applicants with relevant skills will also be considered.

For more information, please see the job description

To apply for the role, applications must include a completed YSP Application Form, a current CV, a Statement of Experience and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Applications can be sent by email to or by post, addressed to Jay Simpson, HR Manager, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, West Bretton, Wakefield, WF4 4LG

Closing date for applications is 10.00am 15th July

YSP is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from applicants from a range of backgrounds.

Image: Barbara Hepworth, The Family of Man, 1970. Lent by the Hepworth Estate. ©Bowness, Hepworth Estate. Courtesy Yorkshire Sculpture Park. Photo © Jonty Wilde

Opportunity Type


Contact Name

Jay Simpson

Contact Email


Start Date

28th June 2019

Closing Date

15th July 2019