Development Director

Bryn Mawr 19010, Pennsylvania

JoB Description

Wolf Performing Arts Center (Wolf PAC) is seeking an experienced and dynamic Development Director to lead our fundraising efforts.

The Development Director will create and implement a comprehensive fundraising strategy for our organization and will be responsible for meeting the organization’s development goals.


Job Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Executive Director and working closely with the Board of Directors, the Director of Development will:

  • Create and implement a comprehensive development plan
  • Lead and manage Wolf PAC’s overall fundraising efforts, including annual giving, scholarship fund, and other campaigns
  • Identify new prospects and coordinate our efforts to build donor relationships with parents, families, alumni of Wolf Performing Arts Center, and community businesses
  • Serve as a front-line fundraiser, cultivating and soliciting gifts from individual, corporate, and foundation donors
  • Develop, recommend new initiatives and manage Wolf PAC’s various fundraising events
  • Write donor appeals and development marketing materials
  • Work closely with the Executive Director and staff to ensure the success of the development program.

 


Qualifications:

  • Ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of direct fundraising experience
  • Successful track record of requesting and attracting individual gifts at all levels and demonstrated success in meeting fundraising goals
  • Excellent writing and verbal communications skills
  • A self-starter who shares a passion for our mission, the ability to think creatively, and a willingness to work independently as well as part of team while helping to provide a safe, nurturing environment for our children
  • Event planning and grant writing experience
  • Experience with the planning and roll-out of a multiyear fundraising campaign
  • Able to work flexible hours including some evenings and weekends
  • Proficiency in Client Relations Management software; Salesforce is a plus


Salary in the $70,000 range, commensurate with experience.
 

To Apply: Please submit resume and cover letter to Bobbi Wolf, Executive Director at [email protected].

 

About Wolf Performing Arts Center (http://www.wolfperformingartscenter.org/)
Wolf PAC, founded in 2005, is a performing arts center for children and teens based in Bryn Mawr, PA. Our organization is dedicated to enriching the lives of young people through learning, experiencing, and creating theatre. In a safe, accepting environment, Wolf PAC provides all children from pre-school through high school an opportunity to develop confidence, character and creativity while deepening their sense of community. Through professionally staged productions, private lessons, classes and Summer Camp, our programs put children center stage.


 

Contact: Executive Director Bobbi Wolf

Salary: $70,000 range commensurate with experience.

E-Mail: [email protected]

Website: http://www.wolfperformingartscenter.org/

Mailing Address: 1240 Montrose Avenue

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