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 November 15, 2016 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.