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We’re looking for a new Deputy Director.  This is an exciting opportunity for someone to work with our passionate and experienced staff and Director to set our strategic direction and manage the organisation, with responsibility for fundraising, operations, personnel, and finance.  

Photofusion is one of largest and most important photographic resource centres in the UK. We have been based in Brixton for thirty years.  We have a long-standing and well-regarded outreach programme, as well as facilities such as darkrooms, teaching studio, and gallery.  We are an Arts Council England National Portfolio organisation, receiving funding to support our programming, with a particular emphasis on diversity and inclusivity in the arts. Other funders include Children in Need, Walcot Foundation, and the European Union.

We are looking with someone who:

  • Has experience in a relevant role
  • Has a proven track record of fundraising
  • An understanding of compliance and safeguarding
  • Has leadership qualities and an ability to manage people
  • Has sound financial acumen
  • Is a creative thinker and problem solver
  • Is flexible and positive, a team player
  • Has a passion for photography 


The salary is £34,000, a minimum of four days a week, between 24 and 32 hours to be agreed. All Photofusion staff members are expected to attend events and be a part of the cultural life of the organisation, which may require some evening and weekend work. Occasionally, staff are asked to cover a Saturday for a colleague on holiday.  Workplace pension scheme.

Holiday – 26 days per annum (exclusive of holiday closure at Christmas, at the discretion of the Director)

Probation – 6 months

Job Description can be downloaded here

Email a CV/Cover Letter to [email protected] with header as Deputy Director

DEADLINE: 27th March 2020 at 6pm