Artadia is seeking an entrepreneurial, creative, and energetic individual to serve as the Director of Advancement (DoA).
This member of the leadership team will be responsible for working closely with the incoming Executive Director (ED), the staff, and the Board of Directors to strengthen the mission and build and expand upon a revitalized fundraising program. They will be charged with creating, leading, planning, and managing a comprehensive development plan with the goal of growing the operating budget by 40% over the next three to five years.
The ideal candidate will have experience raising funds from individuals, foundations, corporations, and events and will be adept at identifying, cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding donors and supporting others in making requests. In addition, she/he/they will be passionate about contemporary art, contemporary artists, the creative process and have the ability to make a strong case for both restricted and unrestricted support.
Strategy and implementation
Individual Donor and Audience Engagement:
Institutional and Corporate Giving
Internal and External Advocacy:
Candidates must be skilled with Microsoft and Mac operating systems. Artadia actively works with Slack, Dropbox, Google Docs, Instil CRM database, Salesforce, MailChimp and WordPress and comparable experience with these databases/programs is helpful.
How To Apply
Please send a cover letter and CV to email@example.com, with the subject line “Director of Advancement”. Resumes will be reviewed as they are received and interviews will begin November 2023. Interviews will initially be conducted via Zoom video conference with a final in-person meeting. Deadline for submitting applications is November 3, 2023.
Due to Artadia’s small staff, applications will not be acknowledged. No phone calls, please.
Research shows that women and people from underrepresented groups often apply to jobs only if they meet 100% of the qualifications. We recognize that someone is unlikely to meet 100% of the qualifications for a role. If much of this job posting describes you, then please apply for this role.
Artadia is an equal opportunity employer and committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive and equitable arts community. We strongly encourage and seek applications from women, people of color, and bilingual and bicultural individuals, as well as members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities. We will not discriminate against any employee or job applicant on the bases of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.