Director of Development

Job Type

Full Time


Minimum: $50,000
Maximum: $60,000



Start Date


Application Deadline



132 Warren Street
United States


Merrimack Repertory Theatre (MRT) seeks a Director of Development to join our team. Located in Lowell, MA and dedicated to new works, MRT produces a season of seven plays from September through May. MRT is also committed to education and community engagement. The Director of Development is responsible for $1.5 million in contributed income. She/he/they creates and executes a comprehensive development strategy including individual and Trustee giving, foundation relations, government funding, and corporate support. The director works closely with the executive director and artistic director, and is a member of the senior staff. S/he/they serves as a key point of contact for Trustees, major donors, corporate sponsors, and foundation partners. The ideal candidate will highly motivated with front-line fundraising experience and a track record of creating successful development programs. MRT is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity. 

Apply by:

Sept 7, 2018


About this Organization:


Merrimack Repertory Theatre (MRT) celebrates 40 years as the Merrimack Valley’s professional theatre. With a steadfast commitment to contemporary voices and new plays, MRT produces seven works each season. Under the leadership of Artistic Director Sean Daniels and Executive Director Bonnie J. Butkas, MRT strives to fulfill its mission “to share theatrical stories of human understanding that reflect and engage our community.” MRT guarantees that shows are accessible to audiences of all incomes; partners with businesses and non-profit groups to engage the community; and contributes to the economic vitality of Lowell by attracting diverse audiences from throughout the region.


Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

Please send resume and cover letter to: