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Individual Giving and Events Manager (Queens Museum)

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The Queens Museum
|
Queens, NY
New
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Published 15 days ago

Position Overview:


The Individual Giving and Events Manager is responsible for implementing a robust fundraising strategy that builds and maintains donor relationships and increases individual support and engagement with the Museum across giving levels.


Responsibilities include overseeing and developing the Museum’s membership programs, securing giving to support exhibitions and programs, conceiving and delivering creative patron engagement opportunities including events and patrons trips nationally and internationally, planning and executing the Museum’s two annual fundraising events (Annual Gala and Spring/Summer party), developing other individual giving initiatives including online campaigns, and supporting Board giving and engagement. The Manager reports to and works closely with the Director of External Affairs. 

Essential Functions:

  • Lead planning and execution of the Museum’s major fundraising events (Annual Gala and Spring/Summer Party)
  • Maintain direct relationships with donors and build new relationships by creating opportunities for engagement with the Museum and by highlighting museum programming.
  • Maintain existing and develop new relationships with patrons, donors, trustees and members
  • Devise and deliver donor engagement programs including special, talks, events, visits, cultivation dinners and trips nationally and internationally
  • Manage and grow corporate membership program
  • Execute special fundraising projects (i.e. art sales, Kickstarter, Adopt-A-Building program, etc
  • Write and follow up letters of inquiry, acknowledgment letters, and appeals
  • Research new funding prospects and support all efforts to identify, cultivate, and steward new and existing donors
  • Follow all processes and procedures for receiving and recording gifts and updating funder lists
  • Track all donors and prospects in eTapestry, run custom reports, generate mailing lists.

This list represents the essential functions of the role, this list does not constitute an exhaustive list of job functions

Position Overview:


The Individual Giving and Events Manager is responsible for implementing a robust fundraising strategy that builds and maintains donor relationships and increases individual support and engagement with the…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    January 3, 2022
  • Application Deadline
    December 31, 2021
  • Education
    Other Education Requirement
  • Professional Level
    Professional
Salary
USD $58,500 - USD $63,000
/ year

Benefits

This is a full-time benefits eligible position to participate in the following benefits:

  • Paid Vacation, Sick & Personal Days
  • Paid Holidays
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • Retirement Benefits (401K savings plan, Pension plan, and Life Insurance policy)
  • Free admission to NYC Cultural Institutions Groups (CIG)s


This is a full-time benefits eligible position to participate in the following benefits:

  • Paid Vacation, Sick & Personal Days
  • Paid Holidays
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits…

Level of Language Proficiency

Residents of Queens, Bilingual, and multilingual candidates (Spanish, Mandarin, and or/ASL) are strongly encouraged to apply.

Residents of Queens, Bilingual, and multilingual candidates (Spanish, Mandarin, and or/ASL) are strongly encouraged to apply.

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Queens, NY
Associated Location
Queens, NY, USA

How to Apply

Apply through the QM’s online careers portal

Submit a cover letter describing your interest in this position and a resume outlining previous work experience. The QM is accepting applications for the Individual Giving and Events Manager position on a rolling basis. Please note: only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Apply through the QM’s online careers portal

Submit a cover letter describing your interest in this position and a resume outlining previous work experience. The QM is accepting…

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