Development Coordinator

Job Type

Full Time


Details: Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.




137 West 25th Street
Ground Floor
New York
New York
United States


CUE Art Foundation

Development Coordinator

About CUE:

CUE Art Foundation is a 15-year-old visual arts center dedicated to creating opportunities for emerging and under-recognized artists, curators, and writers through exhibitions, public programming, and arts education.


CUE seeks a skilled and motivated individual to fill the position of Development Coordinator. Our organization is very entrepreneurial and staff are consequently hands-on. We are looking for someone who is smart, energetic, open to participating in a variety of initiatives as a team player, and passionate about the visual arts. 


·      Assist the Executive Director with fundraising from foundations and government sources.

o  Draft grant applications, including the preparation of budgets and supplemental materials.

o  Research and identify new sources of funding.

·      Lead the planning and execution of benefit and other cultivation events. Manage event budgets and logistics, including ticket sales, artwork donations, auctions, promotional materials, catering, and donation fulfillment.

·      Work closely with the Executive Director on individual donor cultivation. 

o  Sustain stewardship of all donors. Coordinate communication with donors, including gift acknowledgements and relationship cultivation.

o  Assist in the development and expansion of board membership and organizational support.

o  Use Salesforce to record, track, and report grants and fundraising goals.

o  Implement annual fund campaign, including corporate, foundation, and other major gift cultivation and solicitation.

o  Create quarterly development reports for the Board of Directors.

o  Maintain CUE’s social media content.

·      Solicit and manage online art sales and facilitate walk-in sales.

·      Perform light administrative duties as required including maintaining a development calendar and managing all facility rentals. 

·      This role will require some evening and weekend work.


  • Professional demeanor, exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Proven editing, writing, and research abilities; strong attention to detail and critical thinking skills
  • Excellent time management, organization, and energy
  • An interest in and working knowledge of contemporary art
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Google Suite, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Hootsuite, Mailchimp, email and social media platforms
  • Experience in Salesforce or another relationship management software is a plus.
  • B.A. in relevant field

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

Please send a cover letter including salary requirements and resume to with the subject line "Development Coordinator".

CUE is an equal opportunity employer. We will acknowledge receipt of application via email. No phone calls please.