Prospect Research Officer
IF YOU -
- have a passion for the arts
- have an enthusiastic, professional attitude
- are a team player
- believe quality really does matter
- are creative and self-motivated
- can communicate effectively
- we want you!
Please state which position you are interested in. All resumes will be kept for a maximum of three (3) months. Only those we are interested in interviewing will be contacted. All submissions are strictly confidential.
For further questions regarding employment opportunities at the Stratford Festival please contact Nancy Altenburg Human Resources and Volunteers Manager at email@example.com
You will work with the fundraisingteam to gather, analyze, verify and report information on potential significantdonors in Canada and the United States through a variety of sources. Supportingdonor identification, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship activitieswith in-depth research will be expected. You will possess the ability to prepare written reports regardingrecommendations for new prospects, while maintaining and updating currentprospect and donor records.
You will have an Undergraduatedegree plus two or more years’ related experience in information management andresearch in a not-for-profit fundraising environment or equivalent, with a MLSdegree being considered a definite asset. Proficient computer skills in MS Wordand Excel; familiarity with Tessitura or equivalent donor management software;and working knowledge of a variety of research resources relevant to prospectresearch is required. Positive andopen-minded, you have strong written and verbal skills with a keen interest inthe arts. You are self-motivated andhave the ability to work independently.
This position would be based in either our Toronto orStratford office
Full-time contract position beginningimmediately concluding 24 December 2014
Werecognize that diversity- in our workplace, in our audiences and on our stages-fosters a rich and creative environment. We are actively engaged in building amore diverse workplace and encourage all qualified applicants to apply by March 28, 2014 to;
55 Queen Street
Stratford, Ontario N5A 6V2
Subject: Prospect Research Officer