Revels is seeking a creative and strategic Development Manager with experience in annual fund solicitation and stewardship. Reporting to the Director of External Relations (DER), and as part of a collaborative marketing and development team, the Development Manager will lead and manage the annual Revels Fund, cultivate prospects, and provide overall support to Revels’ 50th Anniversary Comprehensive Campaign and other organizational initiatives of Revels.
Specific duties include:
How To Apply:
Interested candidates are encouraged to submit whatever materials they think would best communicate why they are the right person for the job. Please put DEVELOPMENT MANAGER in the subject line. Send your materials to firstname.lastname@example.org.
September 25, 2021
$55,000 – $65,000
Diversity is a fundamental element in Revels’ musical and theatrical productions. Through music, dance, and storytelling, we celebrate the seasonal and cultural traditions of our world, honoring and upholding the differences that make individuals and cultures truly unique while reminding us of the shared humanity that connects us all. This principle guides our organizational approach with events, educational programs, performers, audience, volunteers, partners, and staff. We offer an open, creative space that welcomes every person to help shape and take part in our distinctive community experiences.
Revels, based in Watertown, MA, engages audiences across nine U.S. cities in theatrical and musical experiences that bring the world’s cultural traditions and celebrations to life. Since its founding in 1971, nearly two million people nationwide have joined in the song and dance of Revels’ seasonal celebrations. In-person programs include the flagship production The Christmas Revels, Revels RiverSing, Spring Sing, salons, Harbor Cruises, and Pub Sings, as well as a collaborative program with the Perkins School for the Blind and innovative educational programs for children. Revels offers online programs as part of its #RevelsConnects series, including Musical Connections, produced with the Mass Cultural Council’s Folk Arts and Tradition Program. Revels’ cast and backstage crew include a mix of auditioned professional and non-professional singers, dancers, and storytellers ranging from young children to adults. Learn more about Revels at www.revels.org.