Nothing Without a Company seeks a part-time Development Director. The Development Director oversees and manages the day to day operations of fundraising and institutional advancement for Nothing Without a Company. The Development Director works with the Managing Director and the Development Committee in creating a long-term institutional advancement plans.


  • Establish a Development Plan - A comprehensive season-long fundraising and grant writing plan along with calendar detailing resources needed, strategies, goals and deadlines.

  • Develop a comprehensive development strategy to include individual and corporate giving, special campaigns, donor/prospect events, and other philanthropic revenue.

  • Consults with BOD on initiatives to facilitate future growth, success, and stability of the organization.

  • Continually seek out new grant opportunities and prepare all grant requests.

  • Develop and manage the Direct and End-of-Year mailing campaigns.

  • Ensure accurate record‐keeping of contributions and timeliness of donor acknowledgments.

  • Assure department’s compliance with regulations, statutes, and ethical and professional standards.

  • Ensure that Nothing Without a Company’s communication to donors, funders, and prospects is consistent across all channels.


  • Bachelor’s degree in business management, non-profit management, or related field required. Non-profit experience, especially in the performing arts, preferred. Experience in senior management position strongly preferred.

  • Proven ability to manage and grow contributions with a strong focus on relationship building with current and prospective donors.

  • Proven success in managing a volunteer program. Excellent oral and written communication.

  • Nothing Without a Company gives preference to candidates who have demonstrable experience advocating for equity, diversity and inclusion. 

Pay: Stipend

Email  with cover letter and resume by December 15, 2017 to schedule an interview. Please include “Development Director” in the subject line of your email.

Nothing Without a Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to equity, diversity and inclusion in all areas of the organization’s work. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.