American Museum Of Natural History
Manager, Institutional Advancement Events
The Manager, Institutional Advancement Events will primarily help
plan and execute fundraising events and will also manage
stewardship and other events for the department. As part of the
team, the Manager will lead and/or collaborate on all that is
involved with producing and executing the main benefit events by
working with event chairs, leadership, and donors. The Manager
performs a vital function within the Museum by helping to ensure
that all benefit, stewardship, and cultivation events are executed
to their utmost capacity. These events help support the museum's
educational and scientific initiatives.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Help drive solicitation efforts to meet and exceed fundraising
goals for multiple annual benefit events.
- Work with event chairs, leadership committees and donors to
broaden participation, and increase revenues through ticket sales,
sponsorships, and other opportunities.
- Develop and manage multiple timelines and task lists.
- Manage invitation printing, production, and mailing
- Monitor proposals and contracts from external vendors to ensure
- Liaise with various Museum internal departments as
· Bachelor’s degree.· Minimum of 4 years in fundraising event
· Ability to manage multiple projects and prioritize tasks in order
to meet deadlines.
· Adroit problem solving skills and ability to think
· Excellent interpersonal and communications skills.· Ability to
work independently, as well as be an integral part of a team.·
Ability to lead and guide staff on-site.· Solid Computer skills,
including: MS Word, Excel.
· Database experience and knowledge of Raiser’s Edge.
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and
apply on line at the following link: careers.amnh.org
The American Museum of Natural History is one of the world's
preeminent scientific and cultural institutions. Since its founding
in 1869, the Museum has advanced its global mission to discover,
interpret and disseminate information about human cultures, the
natural world and the universe through a wide-ranging program of
scientific research, education and exhibition. The Museum is
renowned for its exhibitions and scientific collections, which
serve as a field guide to the entire planet and present a panorama
of the world's cultures.
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