The Corporation of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco is currently seeking a Development Associate, Corporate Partnerships. The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco are comprised of two iconic sites in San Francisco's beautiful parks - the de Young Museum in Golden Gate Park and the Legion of Honor Museum in Lincoln Park. As the largest public arts institution in the western United States, the Museums house a world-class collection of 151,000 artworks that span more than 5,000 years; present an ambitious schedule of more than 10 exhibitions per year; and welcome 1.5 million visitors in a typical year.
Under the direction of Director and CEO Thomas P. Campbell, the Museums have recently launched a new strategic plan that outlines a bold new vision for the next four years and prioritizes Diversity, Inclusion, Equity, and Access (DIEA); our connection to the Bay Area community; and building a foundation for a future capital and endowment campaign.
The Museums are seeking a Development Associate, Corporate Partnerships to play a pivotal role in ambitiously growing contributed revenue from corporations for exhibitions, education, events, DIEA, and innovation initiatives. The role also provides critical support to the Museums' corporate membership program, the Business Council. Reporting to the Director of Corporate Partnerships, the Development Associate, Corporate Partnerships contributes to expanding the corporate donor base through prospect research, meeting preparation, prospectus creation, grant writing, stewardship activities, and benefit fulfilment.
Typical Duties and Responsibilities:
Education: A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university.
Work Experience: Minimum of 2 years of fundraising or sales experience.
Skills and Abilities:
Step 1 of the pay range is $25.30 per hour.
This is a union position eligible for the Museums' benefits package, including medical, dental, and vision insurance plus a generous time off package.
Application Deadline: April 19, 2021
COFAM is the Corporation of Fine Arts Museums and is the privately funded non-profit corporation which supports the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, a department of the City and County of San Francisco.
COFAM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination in all phases of employment in accordance with all federal, state, and local laws. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco are the city's largest public arts institutions and comprise the de Young and the Legion of Honor museums. The de Young, designed by Herzog & de Meuron and located in Golden Gate Park, showcases American art from the 17th through the 21st centuries, international contemporary art, textiles and costumes, and art from the Americas, the Pacific, and Africa. The Legion of Honor displays a collection of over 4,000 years of ancient and European art including Auguste Rodin's The Thinker and houses the Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts in a Beaux-Arts style building overlooking Lincoln Park and the Golden Gate Bridge.