Development Officer (Maternity Leave Contract) – 28 hours a week

The Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery is seeking a Development Officer who will play a key role in achieving the Gallery’s revenue targets. The Development Officer is an innovative and energetic professional who works closely with all departments at the Gallery, fostering a culture of philanthropy within the organization. Responsibilities include coordinating and assuring implementation of strategies to develop supporters and raising revenues to support the organization’s mission and goals including writing grants, seeking foundation support, securing sponsorships, co-chairing an annual fundraising event and overseeing individual giving and membership.

The successful candidate will have a relevant university or college degree, at least 2 years fundraising experience in a not-for profit environment and a love for the arts.

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Send a resume and cover letter by April 22 at 5:00 pm to:

Shelly Mitchell, Director of Finance & Administration
Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery
101 Queen Street North, Kitchener, ON N2H 6P7

We thank all applicants for their interest in the Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery; however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.