Job description

Duties: Reporting to the Director of Development, the Assistant Director of Development Communications is responsible for producing unique and compelling development messaging supporting the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts' fund-raising programs. This will include major gift level funding proposals for individual and institutional donors, cultivation and solicitation materials, case and program materials for new initiatives, senior leadership remarks, development of print and digital collateral materials and stewardship communications. In addition to primary writing responsibilities, this position will be responsible for managing the Annenberg Center's institutional funding portfolio, including front-facing relationship cultivation, research and development of potential new funding streams, and building an infrastructure and platform for corporate sponsorships.

Qualifications: BA/BS required plus 2-3 years of related experience. Superior writing and editing skills with strength in understanding and translating concepts into relevant, compelling and engaging prose. Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to interact comfortably and effectively with colleagues, individual and institutional donors, sponsors, volunteers, and other constituents. Detail oriented with strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task, prioritize, and follow-through on a variety of concurrent projects. Creative self-starter with the capacity to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced, goal-oriented environment. Computer proficiency including Microsoft Windows, Excel, and Word. Atlas and Tessitura familiarity a plus. Ability to work evenings and weekends as needed.

Reference Number: 19-30297

Salary Grade: 026

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: Annenberg Center for Performing Arts

Special Requirements:

Job Family: F-Development/Fundraising/Marketing




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Posted: 11/8/2018
Application Due: 1/10/2019
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