Director of Development

The Albany Institute of History & Art seeks a Director of Development (DOD). The DOD is responsible for providing leadership and strategically managing all of the Institute’s fundraising programs, including membership, special events, annual fund, and grants management, major gifts, and endowment campaigns. The DOD reports to the Executive Director and works closely with the Board Development and Event Committees. DOD oversees a staff of 2. A minimum of 7 to 10 years of demonstrated fundraising experience required, in a cultural environment. A baccalaureate degree is essential; a master’s degree is preferred. This position is currently vacant and will be filled as soon as possible.

Qualified candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to: Tammis Groft, Executive Director, by Friday, September 25,2020. No phone calls.

Position and Responsibilities:

The Director of Development reports to the Executive Director, and works closely with the Development Committee, Board of Trustees, the museum’s senior management team, and other museum staff.

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