Memorial Art Gallery - Grant Manager Email

AFP Member? Yes
Name of Organization: Memorial Art Gallery
Title of Position: Grant Manager
Starting Date: 09/12/2022
Salary Range (low): $55,000
Salary Range (high): $65,000
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Description of Responsibilities: The Grant Manager manages the Museum’s grants and proposal program. The Grant Manager assumes primary responsibility for securing government support, for coordinating foundation and corporate proposal creation, compilation, and submission, and for coordinating stewardship of organizational/institutional giving. The Grant Manager works closely with the Senior Director of Major Gifts and the Director of Advancement, with guidance from the Director of the Museum and the COO, to present and select grant opportunities, develop strategies, plan for proposal submissions, then steward accordingly. While working with minimal supervision, the Grant Manager works closely with and provides guidance to other members of MAG Senior Staff, especially in regards to organizational support, organizational stewardship, and sponsorship strategies.

Full job description: MAG Grant Manager 6.21.22

Education: Bachelor’s degree required.

Experience/Personal Qualifications: Three to five years’ experience in government, corporate, or foundation fundraising or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Must be cognizant of museum practices as a whole, and specifically of museum policies, priorities, financial situations, and artistic direction. Maintains current knowledge of the missions and priorities of grantmaking institutions. Strong interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills. Must be detail-oriented and adept at multi-tasking. Working knowledge of Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook. Knowledge of InDesign, or other desktop publishing software. Familiarity with UR Financials; training in UR IORA system.

Specific Requirements of Position: Grant Writing

Position Reports to: Siri Baker, Director of Gallery Advancement

Send Correspondence to:
Siri Baker, Director of Gallery Advancement
Memorial Art Gallery
500 University Avenue
Rochester, New York 14618
[email protected]r

Include with Correspondence:
Cover Letter