Development Associate- Manhattan Theatre Club

WHO: Manhattan Theatre Club

SEEKING: Full Time Development Associate, Individual Giving

RESPONSIBILITIES: The Development Associate serves as one of the primary contacts to MTC’s 1,300 Patrons (donors at the $2k+ level), assisting in the planning and execution of Individual Giving programs and events, taking RSVPs, researching attendees, and performing general support duties at special events.

The Associate provides backup and support to the Patron Liaison and assists in all tasks related to the Patron Hotline and processing of Patron House Seats. The Associate also tracks all email correspondence with Patrons.

The Associate is integral to the renewal process: helping to organize and implement projections, written appeals, phone solicitations and processing and tracking Patron counts. The Associate is also responsible for gift acknowledgements, reminders and associated communication. In addition, the Associate processes matching gifts and communicates with Patrons and their companies to ensure receipt of the matching funds.

The Associate also assists the Director of Development on special projects and assists in maintaining Board materials and preparing for Board meetings, as well as other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS: a bachelor’s degree, development experience and excellent customer service and interpersonal skills, superior organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and strong computer skills (proficiency with Tessitura a big plus).

PAY: This is a full time, salaried position with full benefits package including: choice between 2 group health plans with options for spousal, family and/or domestic partner coverage, basic life and long term disability insurance, paid time off and optional 401(k), voluntary dental and flex savings plans for healthcare, dependent care and commuting expenses.

HOW TO APPLY: Forward resume and cover letter to: Darren Robertson, Director, Human Resources, via email: (MS Word, PDF or plain-text format only) with “Development Associate-IG” in the subject line.