Posted On: 2020-01-27
Closing On: 2020-02-15
Location: Toronto, ON
Employment Type: Full-Time
|Manager, Development Special Events
Regular Full-Time (35 hours per week)
ART + AUDIENCE + LEARNING
Are you energized by the idea of fundraising and planning events at Canada’s leading art museum? Would you thrive working with colleagues who are leaders in their field, from a variety of professional backgrounds? Do you believe art has the power to spark conversation, create community and change lives?
The AGO is at a critical and exciting moment of growth and change, as we welcome new audiences with the newly launched AGO Annual Pass and as we prepare for a new major fundraising campaign including capital, endowment and works of art in support of the AGO’s 10-year vision.
The AGO is currently looking for a highly skilled relationship manager to lead and grow the museum’s portfolio of Signature fundraising events which include:
Reporting to the Director, Corporate Partnerships & Development Special Events, the Manager, Development Special Events, initiates, develops and produces special events to generate specific fundraising revenues for the AGO, while enhancing the Gallery’s profile in the community, cultivating existing supporters and attracting new audiences and supporters to the Gallery. In addition, they, implement and manage the centralized scheduling, processes and operations of Development events to cultivate and steward supporters of the AGO.
Our ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:
RELEVANT KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
We invite individuals who reflect the diversity of our visitors to apply by visiting our website at www.ago.ca/jobs-and-volunteering.
In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act & the AGO’s Recruitment & Selection Policy for Staff, a request for accommodation will be considered throughout the hiring process.
The Art Gallery of Ontario is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We thank all applicants but must advise that only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
External Application Deadline: 2/15/2020