Exhibits & Development Manager

Primary Functions

The Exhibits & Development Manager  is a key member of the Museum team, and is directly responsible for managing the conceptualization and production of Museum exhibits, and all aspects of related fundraising. This is a development oriented role, with a strong emphasis on fundraising.

 

Duties and Responsibilities

Exhibits:

  • Develops compelling exhibit projects with high public demand and strong potential donor bases

  • Conceptualizes exhibits, and determines their layout and locations within the Museum

  • Plans and executes exhibit production

  • Budgets and accounts for exhibit costs  

Fundraising:

  • Fundraises for exhibits, interacting with a range of donors (individual, corporate, foundation, government) to meet pre-determined fundraising targets

  • Develops compelling sponsorship packages for exhibits

  • Writes and applies for grants; files final reports

  • Manages the Museum annual fund campaign

Communications:

  • Develops e-communications and marketing materials

  • Manages the Museum website, powered by Wordpress

Curatorial:

  • Manages two interns working on existing collection management projects  

Requirements
Skills & Qualifications: 

Qualifications

  • Fluency in Microsoft Office and G-Suite

  • Fluency is Wordpress or related CMS, and Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) preferred

  • Minimum 2 years fundraising experience preferred

  • Previous grant writing experience preferred

  • Previous experience in Museums or related institutions preferred

  • Excellent organization skills and attention to detail

  • Proactive with ability to problem solve

  • Ability to produce high quality work on deadline and keep multiple projects active at once

  • Strong writing, editing, and proofreading skills

  • Bachelor's degree preferred

  • Excellent written and spoken communications skills

  • Self starter, motivated, and a team player

To Apply: 

Please send resume, cover letter, salary history, and a brief 1-2 page writing sample to jennifer@icsglobal.org, please CC: max@icsglobal.org

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Jennifer Tran
Contact Email: