Fayetteville, AR

Expires: 04/19/21




The Development Coordinator will be a vital contributor to TheatreSquareds development team and will manage and ensure the integrity of key administrative functions for TheatreSquareds growing Development department. This integral team member will support a variety of fundraising activities while maintaining positive relations with patrons, artists, and staff members.

By sustaining the theatres core offerings and building a sense of investment and ownership in the community, this staff member will help TheatreSquared to answer the question, How can a theatre be an agent of social changehelping foster a community that is fundamentally more equitable?

The Development Coordinator will:

Process gifts into our CRM Tessitura from multiple sources (cash, pledges, matching gifts, and planned gifts), prepare correspondence of bi-weekly gift acknowledgements, send monthly pledge reminders

Reconcile donations on a monthly basis
Ensure data integrity through accurate data entry and ongoing clean-up efforts
Generate weekly fundraising reports and track progress toward fundraising goals

Create and maintain the organizations electronic and paper gift agreements and related documentation

Update content of acknowledgement and pledge letters, and other donor communications

Research and report on current and prospective individual donors

Coordinate production and distribution of direct mail solicitations and mass mailings: create mailing and email lists, mail merge, maintaining inventory of printing supplies

Oversee individual donor benefit fulfillment

Assist with fundraising and donor events by tracking RSVPs and event set up and breakdown

Be available for potential evening and weekend commitments for select performances and development events

Assist with tracking departmental expenses

Enter donor interactions into Tessitura

Preferred candidates will have:

Relevant experience in non-profit fundraising, marketing, relationship management, or related fields

Knowledge of or interest in basic accounting principles

Expert attention to detail and accuracy

Excellent organizational skills

A proactive, professional attitude and a mind for service

An appreciation of how your ideas and efforts contribute to the overall success of your colleagues, the department, and the organization

Available on occasional nights and weekends; since some events are off-site, a drivers license is preferred

Additional skills and experience that are preferred, but not required, include experience with Tessitura or another Customer Relationship Management (CRM) platform.

Finally, the ideal candidate will demonstrate a strong passion for TheatreSquareds mission and vision, as well as a dedication to the companys principles of inclusion, diversity, equity, anti-racism, and access.

Please submit a cover letter, employment resume, and references to the contact email address.

TheatreSquared celebrates diversity and commits to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. The companys goal is to remove barriers to employment that are faced by racialized groups and encourage applicants of all genders, abilities, and ethnic, socio-economic, religious, and educational backgrounds. TheatreSquared believes that a team with a variety of perspectives and skills is critical to our growth as an organization, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.

Please note: All interviews at this time will be held via video service (Google, Zoom, etc.)

This permanent, full-time, exempt position includes an annual salary in the range of $35,000-42,500, commensurate with experience, and full benefits. These benefits include health; dental; paid time off; relocation assistance; paid parental leave; professional development allowance; employer-sponsored long-term and short-term disability; $100,000 in employer-sponsored term life insurance; and voluntary 401(k).

We believe that theatredone well and with passioncan transform lives and communities. At the theatre, in schools and online, we create remarkable performances; broaden access; foster empathy, equity and cohesion; and gather with one another around art, conversation, food and other shared experiences in a welcoming, inclusive space.

TheatreSquareds signature offering of bold new plays in an intimate setting has driven its growth to become the states largest theatre, offering more than 300 performances annually and operating on a $6 million annual budget. The playwright-led company is one of mid-Americas leading laboratories for new work, having launched more than 60 new plays. Its work has received critical acclaim from The New York Times (Best Theater of 2020 list), The Wall Street Journal (an outstanding drama company), NPRs All Things Considered, and the American Theater Wing, founder of the Tony Awards.

TheatreSquareds homewinner of the 2020 American Architecture Award and the AIA NY Honor Awardis a cultural landmark. T2s hometown of Fayetteville is annually ranked among the top ten US News and World Report "Best Places to Live, a progressive, bike-friendly, and scenic college community near several Fortune 100 world headquarters. TheatreSquareds remarkable expansionwith a twentyfold increase in audience in just the past decade parallels the emergence of its home region as a booming population center and destination for American art.

Offering far-reaching access and education programs and an open-all-day gathering space, TheatreSquared remains rooted in its founding vision, that theatredone well and with passioncan transform lives and communities.


Camille McCraw

Business + Human Resources Manager



(479) 777-7005

Business Address

477 W Spring St

Fayetteville, AR 72701

Posted: 02/19/2021 11:13:43 EST

Last Updated: 02/19/2021 14:00 EST

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