Posted on June 17, 2012
Theatre for a New Audience
Theatre for a New Audience - Grants Manager
Theatre for a New Audience, New York City: Immediate opening for a full-time staff position for experienced professional fund raiser to significantly impact annual fundraising efforts from Foundation, Corporate and Government sources for award-winning, Off-Broadway classical theatre with $3.8 million annual budget (two-thirds of which is contributed).
Successful candidate will be a seasoned and energetic professional with a minimum of three years’ experience with grant writing, grants management, and prospect research and will possess a proven track record in raising support from foundation, corporate and government sources. This is a hands-on position reporting to the Director of Development that requires a self-starter with exceptional writing, communication and organizational skills, including the ability to meet with prospective and current funders.
This position also requires strong computer skills (Microsoft Office as well as Blackbaud Raisers Edge). Previous experience with non-profit fundraising required; interest, knowledge and background in theatre a plus. Theatre for a New Audience is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in hiring and all other aspects of employment on the basis of gender, race, age, sex, religion, ethnicity, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other category.
Send resume, cover letter with salary expectations and one writing sample of a grant proposal or grant report to: James Lynes, Director of Development, Theatre for a New Audience, 154 Christopher Street #3D, New York, NY 10014 or firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls, please.