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Development Director

Company: Florida Theatre
Date Posted: April 1, 2018

Florida Theatre Performing Arts Center, Inc., the nonprofit corporation that manages and programs the historic Florida Theatre in downtown Jacksonville, Florida seeks an experienced Development Director to lead its fundraising operations. The 2,000 seat Florida Theatre is one of Pollstar magazines Top 100 most attended theatre venues in the world, serving the 12th largest city in America with 175-200 performing arts programs annually.

The Development Director supervise a $1.5 to $2 million a year fundraising effort executed by a staff of 3 plus outside event planners. The annual effort includes membership, major gifts, corporate sponsorships, foundation grants, city and state grants, and four fundraising events per year. A $5 million capital campaign is currently in the quiet phase.

Reporting to the President, this is a full-time position classified as exempt. This is a hands-on position. Occasional nights and weekends are required. Salary and benefits are competitive. A Bachelor's degree, supervisory experience and at least 10 years of nonprofit arts experience are required. Letter, resume and references and salary requirements to: Numa Saisselin, President, Florida Theatre Performing Arts Center, Inc., 128 East Forsyth Street, Suite 300, Jacksonville, Florida 32202, numa@floridatheatre.com.