Development Associate job at YAGP | New York | Art Jobs

Development Associate



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This position is primarily responsible for assisting the Development Department.

  • Assist Director of Individual Giving with administrative duties and projects
  • Conduct in-depth online research of high net-worth individuals in addition to YAGP’s Donor portfolio
  • Assist in managing portfolio of current and prospective donors, including the organization and maintenance of accurate records for files, Etapestry, and Website listings
  • Support Development Department-wide activities and special events in conjunction with YAGP’s season.
  • Process gifts and acknowledgement letters
  • Process all donor needs. 
  • Create and processing mailings
  • Other duties as assigned

Position Qualifications:

  • Recent graduate (Bachelor’s degree preferred)
  • Knowledge of and interest in ballet and the performing arts desired
  • Enthusiastic and self-motivated team player
  • Strong time management and organizational skills
  • Exceptionally attentive to detail with refined communication skills, the ability to interact with a range of personality types, and the necessary poise when interacting with high net-worth constituents.
  • Computer literacy is a must, including proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel. Familiarity with fundraising database systems, such as Etapestry, a plus.
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