Development & External Affairs Associate at Brooklyn Arts Council
Brooklyn Arts Council
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Mar 08, 2021
A key member of the Development & External Affairs team, the Development & External Affairs Associate will work collaboratively and creatively to increase support for and awareness of the arts in Brooklyn. This is an excellent opportunity to play an integral role in developing BAC’s donor base, and to be part of a hardworking team of creative and talented arts professionals who are dedicated to helping and sustaining Brooklyn’s cultural sector. The role includes responsibilities around donor tracking and acknowledgement (including database management); donor engagement such as board communications and special events planning and execution (including virtual); grant research, writing, and reporting; supporting website, social media, virtual programs, and email communications platforms; solicitation and stewardship of corporate sponsors and in-kind donors; and other areas pertaining to institutional and individual donor cultivation and communications. The ideal candidate possesses an eagle-eyed attention to detail; proven ability to multi-task and work independently; strong writing, research, and communication skills, including comfort speaking with donors and board members; sensitivity in navigating departmental intersections through the focused lens of an organizational mission; excellent organization and prioritization abilities; and a willingness to roll up their sleeves.
Application InstructionsSend resume and cover letter explaining your interest in this position to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Development & External Affairs Associate” in the subject line.