Proposals in the 2020 My LA2050 Grants Challenge will be showcased on Monday, April 13, 2020.
The Music Center is one of the largest and most highly regarded performing arts centers in the country. As L.A.’s premier performing arts destination, The Music Center convenes artists, communities and ideas with the goal of deepening the cultural lives of every resident in Los Angeles County. The non-profit performing arts organization has two divisions: The Music Center Arts (TMC Arts) and The Music Center Operations (TMC Ops). TMC Arts, The Music Center’s programming engine, provides year-round programming inside The Music Center’s four theatres, on The Music Center Plaza, outside at Grand Park—a 12-acre adjacent green space—and in schools and other locations all over Los Angeles County. TMC Arts presents world-class dance with Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center, free and low-cost public concerts and events, as well as K–12 arts education programs. TMC Ops manages the theatres, the Plaza and Grand Park on behalf of the County of Los Angeles. The Music Center is also home to four renowned resident companies—Center Theatre Group, Los Angeles Master Chorale, LA Opera and LA Phil.
The Music Center is currently in search of a Major Gifts Officer for the Advancement Department.
The Major Gifts Officer is a highly collaborative, proactive, resourceful professional who is part of the frontline fundraising team for the Advancement department and has a commitment and passion for advancing the arts. The MGO manages relationships with established donors and initiates strategies to engage prospective donors in The Music Center’s vision and mission. This position provides expertise in
cultivating, soliciting and stewarding high level donors and prospects. The MGO also manages The Music Center’s planned giving program, the Dorothy B. Chandler Legacy Society.
This position reports to the Assistant Vice President of Advancement and closely collaborates with team members across departments in addition to developing and maintaining effective relationships with volunteers and donors.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:
SALARY: Commensurate with experience.; this is a full-time exempt position.
Please submit a cover letter, resume, writing sample and salary expectation to email [email protected] or fax (213) 972-8029.