On the Boards
Director of External Relations
- Budget: $57,000 - $62,000 annualy
The Director of External Relations (DER) is a new position responsible for working with the Executive Director, Artistic Director, Director of Finance and Operations, and the Board of Directors to provide strategic oversight for external affairs including fundraising, communications, marketing, media, audience development and community relations. The DER works with the Executive Director and Artistic Director to build and maintain relationships with patrons and partners on behalf of On the Boards and to raise major gifts support. The DER manages staff to devise and implement work plans to meet the goals associated with all areas of
At least 7 years progressive fundraising responsibility
Track record of soliciting gifts of $10,000 or more.
Experience managing complex departmental budgets
Audience development and marketing experience, specifically understanding ticketing and audience patterns over time.
Ability to build a team with multiple outward-facing roles and responsibilities.
Commitment to OtB’s Values, and to specifically increasing racial equity in the arts.
Exceptional written and oral communication skills.
More Information: www.ontheboards.org