Membership Manager


Membership Manager

Are you good with people and professional in approach? Are you a self-starter with strong communication skills? Perhaps you’re an account manager looking to develop your career in a role with purpose?

Download the application pack below.


We’re looking for an outgoing, organised Membership Manager to lead our membership activity and coordinate events. 

Design West is a thriving hub of connection and collaboration. Our programmes inspire, inform and involve people in the design of the world around them. We work across sectors and society to innovate, co-design and challenge, bringing the best people together to shape better places.

As Membership Manager, you will build strong strategic relationships with corporate partners and stakeholders at a regional and national level, while securing new income for the organisation. You will grow our memberships, encouraging organisations to use our spaces and take part in and support our programmes. The partnerships and investment you bring into the charity will support existing and new programmes to drive a better built and natural environment for us all.


  • Job Title: Membership Manager
  • Employment Basis: 37.5 hrs/wk (full time). 0.8 FTE considered (pro rata).
  • Salary: £30,000 – £32,000
  • Employer: Design West
  • Location of Post: Design West, 16 Narrow Quay, Bristol, BS1 4QA
  • Reporting to: Head of Marketing & Communications
  • Period: Permanent


Please provide us with your CV and a cover letter outlining your interest and suitability for the role. This position is based at the Design West venue. We have found that being together as a small team is important to our culture, creativity and success as a charity.

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DEADLINE: All applications must be received by 9am on Thurs 29 Feb, early applications welcome.

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