Classic Stage Company (CSC) in New York City seeks an entrepreneurial and dynamic Director of Development to lead and oversee all fundraising for this critically acclaimed theater company led by Tony-Award winning Artistic Director. The Director of Development is a vital member of the senior leadership team, reporting to the COO/General Manager and working closely with Artistic Director. The Director of Development will have a passion for the arts, preferably theater and CSC’s mission. CSC is an award-winning Off-Broadway theater committed to reimagining classic stories for contemporary audiences. Iti is a home for New York’s finest established and emerging artists to grapple with great works of the world’s repertory that speak directly to the issues of the day.
CSC serves 35,000 audience members annually and is a $3.5M organization, of which approximately 50-60% is generated by contributed income. The Director of the Development will:
Goal and detail-oriented with excellent organizational, writing and communication skills; the ability to work independently and manage multiple priorities and projects at once
Candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree or above and 5 years of fundarising experience, including 2 years in a fundraising managerial position. This is a full-time, (EOE) position with competitive salary and benefits. The position requires some off-peak hours for evening meetings and events.
Please email a cover letter, fundraising writing sample, resume, and salary requirements to email@example.com. Please put Development Director in subject line. No phone calls please.
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