The Museum will be switching to the 2nd Tuesday of the month for our Resident Free Day. Our next one will be Tuesday October 12th. Thank you!
Position: Development Director
Classification: Full-time, Exempt
The San Diego Air & Space Museum in Balboa Park seeks a full-time Development Director to join our outstanding team. We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Lead the Museum’s donor relations program and fundraising initiatives, working in partnership with the President/CEO. Responsible for developing and executing fundraising campaigns and communicating with current and prospective donors. Manage personal and corporate gifts as well as planned and annual giving campaigns. Lead grant research, writing and reporting while working with department heads to identify Museum’s future requirements. Supervisor to Development Assistant.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
While performing the duties of this position, the employee is required to sit at a desk, use hands, communicate via telephone and computer, reach with hands and arms, and lift up to 30 pounds. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The Museum is a nonsmoking, drug-free workplace. A criminal background clearance and drug screening are required prior to a final offer of employment.
Please submit your resume and cover letter with salary expectation to firstname.lastname@example.org. Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Thank you for your interest!