Grants Manager: Philadelphia Museum of Art

Posted February 28th, 2018 at 1:09 pm.

How You Will Contribute

The Philadelphia Museum of Art is currently seeking an experienced Grants Manager to join its Development department and implement the Museum’s corporate, foundation, and government grants strategy for annual operations, restricted programs, strategic initiatives, and capital projects. This position works closely with senior leadership, curators, program and facilities staff, and volunteers in order to advance the Museum’s fundraising priorities. This is a unique opportunity for a development professional to increase financial support from institutional funding sources for the Museum’s campaign.

Specifically, you will…

  • Manage and steward a portfolio of foundation, corporate, and government grants
  • Identify and secure new institutional funding streams for Museum projects
  • Prepare letters of inquiry, grant applications, reports and attachments, corporate partnership proposals and presentations, stewardship reports, and other related grant correspondence

Your diverse background includes…

  • Bachelor’s degree with arts or English major; Master’s degree preferred
  • At least 4 years successful fundraising experience in an arts or education setting with grant writing and organizational giving experience strongly preferred
  • Exceptional writing ability and excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Experience working in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment
  • Flexibility in meeting shifting demands and priorities
  • Knowledge of the corporate, foundation and government philanthropy landscape is an advantage
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs is required; familiarity with Raiser’s Edge, Adobe Acrobat, and Photoshop is an advantage
Education Level:
Bachelors Degree
Filed under: Management Level by Margie DuBrow

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