Current opportunities at CUE
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CUE seeks a skilled and motivated individual to fill the position of Development Coordinator. Our organization is very entrepreneurial and staff are consequently very hands-on. We are looking for someone who is smart, energetic, open to participating in a variety of initiatives as a team player, and cares passionate about the visual arts.
Principal duties and responsibilities:
-Prepare grant applications to foundations and government sources
-Draft grant applications, including preparing the preparation of budgets and supplemental materials
-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, budgets and donation fulfillment
-Work closely with the Executive Director in on individual donor cultivation
-Sustain stewardship of all donors. Coordinate communication with donors, including gift acknowledgements and
-Use Salesforce to record, track, and report grants and fundraising goals
-Implement annual fund campaign, including corporate, foundation, and other major gift cultivation and solicitation
-Create quarterly development reports for the Board of Directors
-Solicit and manage online art sales and facilitate walk-in sales
-Perform light administrative duties as required, including maintaining a development calendar and overseeing and managing all facility rentals.
This role will require occasional evening work. Hours are Tuesday-Saturday, 9:30am - 5:30pm.
-Prior experience in the development field
-Professional demeanor and exceptional interpersonal skills
-Proven strong editing, writing, and research abilities; strong attention to detail and critical thinking skills
-Excellent time management, organization, and energy
-An interest in and knowledge of contemporary art
-Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Google Suite, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Hootsuite, Mailchimp, and email and social media platforms. Experience in Salesforce or another relationship management software is a plus
-B.A. in relevant field
Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
Please send a cover letter including salary requirements and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "Development Coordinator."
CUE Art Foundation is a 15-year-old visual arts center dedicated to creating essential career and educational opportunities for emerging and under-recognized artists. Through exhibitions, arts education, and public programs, CUE provides artists and audiences with sustaining and meaningful experiences and resources.
CUE is dedicated to diversity and is an equal opportunity employer.