Development Manager position at the New Orleans Ballet Association
The New Orleans Ballet Association | NOBA is recognized nationally for its presentations, productions, and extensive education/community outreach programs. In addition to presenting internationally renowned dance companies, NOBA annually provides more than 5,500 tuition-free dance classes and activities.
NOBA seeks a dynamic and experienced fundraising professional who believes strongly in the organization's mission to plan, implement, and maintain all fundraising and contributed revenue/resource development programs, reporting directly to the Executive Director.
Key responsibilities include developing and implementing fundraising strategies and work plans including annual fund campaign; designing and implementing tailored individual, corporate, foundation, and governmental donor efforts including prospect identification, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship; and developing grant proposals, reports, and support documents.
Qualifications/experience should include a B.A. and 5+ years development experience with a strong understanding of fundraising practices and principles; attention to detail and ability to be flexible, take initiative, and work both independently and with a team; exceptional interpersonal and verbal skills for strong working relationships with constituents; ability to think strategically, analytically and creatively with highly-developed research, writing, and proofing skills; and expertise in producing special events and auctions.
Please submit resume, cover letter, salary requirements, and sample of a proposal you wrote to firstname.lastname@example.org
This job posting has been prepared by the National Dance Education Organization.