Auditions & Employment
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Our ideal candidate is passionate about inspiring joyful giving. You want to dedicate yourself to fundraising on behalf of TFO in order to encourage and help donors realize their philanthropic goals through a relationship with our non-profit organization. With your proven track record of fundraising success, you bring significant experience identifying, cultivating, soliciting, securing, and stewarding major donors at the 5-6 figure gift level. Highly motivated, you are ready to embrace fundraising as your primary role and eager to take on the full responsibilities of the position. Your daily focus will be driven by results -- acquiring, maintaining, and expanding relationships with many donors and securing charitable contributions to ensure we meet and exceed monthly fundraising goals and achieve annual contributed revenue targets of more than $5 million. Your role will involve effective solicitation, retention, growth and stewardship of donors within an assigned portfolio throughout the fiscal year contributed revenue cycle, as well as prospect research and development of individual plans and approaches for new annual fund and major gift acquisitions. Impeccable personal integrity and authentic mission-driven passion for the fundraising role within non-profit TFO are requisites. You will report to the Chief Development Officer. The position offers the right candidate the potential for mentorship by the CDO and professional growth within TFO Development. The work can be challenging but fulfilling, with the reward of a world-class orchestra and the joy it brings our community.
All interested candidates are asked to send their resume and cover letter of interest to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org All inquiries and discussions will be considered strictly confidential.
The Florida Orchestra is an equal opportunity employer, and is proud to be a partner orchestra of the National Alliance for Audition Support (NAAS).
NAAS offers grants to help offset audition-related travel expenses. For more information, visit NAAS website at www.sphinxmusic.org/naas-grants