Deadline to apply: Wed, Dec 5, 2018
Position begins: January 2019
AXIS Dance Company, Oakland
AXIS Dance Company is currently seeking a Development Manager. They are looking for someone who is passionate about the arts and fearless about fundraising. You will play an essential role in AXIS’ future growth. You’ll work closely with the Executive Director, Artistic Director and our Board to implement innovative strategies for gaining and sustaining ongoing support from foundations, corporations and individual donors. The Development Manager will lead the successful implementation of AXIS’ contributed income strategies, to include grants, mail solicitations, web strategy, events, donor research and board relations. You will be responsible for leading all development efforts and maintaining accurate records.
Artistry is the heart of AXIS, and they collaborate with the highest profile dance makers, artists and teachers of our time, producing artistically stunning and significant dance works. AXIS’ Engagement program began in direct response to community demand and is the most extensive integrated dance program in the US. Through Advocacy, AXIS champions access, equity, and inclusion, serving as a bridge between contemporary dance, physically integrated dance, and disability culture