Annual Giving, Development - General, Donor Relations/Stewardship
New Mexico School for the Arts – Art Institute is seeking an energetic, self-motivated team player with proven fundraising talent and work ethic, excited by challenges, and determined to meet goals set by the President. Arts background a plus. Key responsibilities include planning and executing fundraising events, organizing and tracking donor data using donor CRM, coordinating volunteers and interns, cultivating prospects, etc. Excellent written and verbal communication skills required.
To apply for this position, please submit the following to firstname.lastname@example.org: – Resumé – Cover Letter
NMSA’s mission is to provide the highest standards of educational excellence to passionate young artists who have demonstrated artistic abilities and potential. We work hard to establish a solid foundation that will give these students a strong future and increase their potential for long-term success, so they can pursue a career in the arts or beyond. To learn more about NMSA, go to https://www.nmschoolforthearts.org.
The Director of Development's primary responsibility is to enthusiastically present the mission and outcomes of NM School for the Arts to all donors and partners and potential donors and partners. The Development Director leads the efforts in the identification of and relationship building with key donors and groups.
The Director of Development is responsible for the organization and execution of all fundraising events.
The Director of Development is responsible for the donor management/customer relationship system and processes.
The Director of Development will frequently travel to donor, networking and NMSA events and meetings.
The Director of Development assists in the coordination of and participates in all board of trustees events and meetings.
Core Job Skills:
Excellent verbal and written communication
Excellent people skills
Strong leadership skills
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
Ability to lead and work with cross-functional teams
Comfort with the following:
Recent versions of Microsoft Office software suites
Fundraising software, such as E-tap or Sales Force
Standard office equipment, such as printers
Digital communication systems
About NM School for the Arts-AI
The New Mexico School for the Arts is a public, statewide high school that serves young artists with a rigorous, award-winning arts training and academic program.
We believe a student’s passion for the arts can propel them to success in every aspect of life. We are committed to fostering that success by providing a strong foundation for artistic and academic growth in an inclusive and challenging environment that encourages exploration, expands imagination and cultivates creativity.
NMSA is supported its private partner, the NMSA- Art Institute, a 501(c)3.