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Manager of Individual Giving

Manager of Individual Giving

Full-time. 35 hours per week including weekend and evening hours.

Job Summary

Nearing its 25th anniversary, the Elmhurst Art Museum is looking for a Manager of Individual Giving to play a key role in managing individual giving and relationships at the museum with the Executive Director. This personable candidate would represent the museum while building and managing major gifts, planned giving, museum memberships, and annual giving programs such as end of year and membership campaigns. This role will help prioritize the museum’s prospect pool and expand its donor portfolio with a special anniversary year on the horizon.

The candidate would help motivate individual gifts and internal coordination based on organizational needs and programming. With excellent communication skills, they would represent the museum as a main point of contact with major stakeholders and committed patrons. This is an important position on the Museum’s full-time team with responsibility for creating a positive experience for patrons and members to be involved at the museum.

The Director of Individual Giving will coordinate with other departments on the museum’s small team to build important and lasting relationships with the community. For instance, this role will process all museum membership paperwork, keep patrons current on the Museum’s programming through seasonal brochures and other means, communicate internal messages about membership and other goals to Visitor Services, help recruit for the museum’s volunteer program, and assure members have an educational and inspirational experience when visiting.

It is an exciting time to join the Museum’s team as we embark on planning our 25th anniversary, celebrating how we continue to enrich and inspire our community through art, education, and architecture.

Full listing: https://www.elmhurstartmuseum....

Job Type: Permanent
Location: Elmhurst