Date of Posting: 10/14/2019
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Organization: Memorial Art Gallery, University of Rochester
Position: Membership And Annual Giving Associate
Position Type:
Start Date: Dec 02, 2019
Salary Range (low): TBD or Other
Salary Range (high): TBD or Other
Salary Range Other:
Equal Opportunity Employer: Organization is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Description of Responsibilities:
 The Membership & Annual Giving Associate develops, manages, and organizes strategies and tasks relating to the museum¿s renewable funding programs. With independent judgement and a strong sense of initiative, the Membership & Annual Giving Associate systematizes and innovates ways to meet unrestricted, operating revenue development goals. The position is responsible for planning and executing appeals, visitor engagement opportunities, and member events in an effort to reach new audiences and engage existing annual supporters throughout the year. Focuses on turning both individual and organizational prospects and visitors into members, and members into donors, through customer relationship management and outreach strategies.

Vacation and Holiday Policy: Yes
Medical, Dental, Health Insurance: Yes
Life Insurance: Yes
Retirement Plan: Yes
Education: Bachelor's degree with 2-3 years experience including some writing experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience/Personal Qualifications: A minimum of two years experience in Advancement/Fundraising preferred, or a combination of relevant experience and education. Experience in project management a plus. Must have a proven track-record in developing and executing [marketing] strategies to reach and engage target audiences. Must be able to work successfully with diverse groups, including museum staff, outside agencies, corporate sponsors, and tourism/hospitality representatives. Necessary skills sets include: o Effective written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills o A strong sense of organization, attention to detail, planning, and time management o High proficiency in Microsoft Office suite of software (especially Excel) and/or database/reporting software(s), as well as use of various social media outlets o Initiative to tactically plan and execute Director¿s strategic vision o Budgeting skills o Must be able to work evenings and weekends as needed o Self-starter and multi-tasker o Demonstrated success in working both independently and as a team member to create and implement fundraising strategies
Specific Requirements of Position: 
     Annual Campaigns
     Computer - Database
     Computer - Spreadsheets
     Direct Mail
Certification Preferred: N/A

Position Reports to:
 Siri Baker, Director Of Gallery Advancement
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Include with Correspondence: Resume