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Special Events Associate
Company: Second Stage Theater
Location: New York, NY
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 06/23/2021
Expire Date: 08/23/2021
Job Categories: Nonprofit and Volunteer Services
Job Description
Special Events Associate
About Second Stage

Second Stage Theater produces work entirely by 21st century American playwrights both on and off Broadway. Dedicated to adventurous contemporary plays and musicals, bold new interpretations, and unique theatrical experiences, the work at Second Stage reflects diversity and inclusiveness. Through the discovery of emerging talent and the commissioning of new work, Second Stage nurtures future generations of theater artists and welcomes a theatergoing audience of all backgrounds.

Job Description

Second Stage Theater is seeking a Special Events Associate to provide general and specialized support to the Special Events team. As a core member of the Development Department reporting to the Director of Special Events, the Associate will assist the team in securing funds to support the organizationís award-winning artistic programming. They will assist in the planning and execution of all fundraising events, including the annual Gala, All-Star Bowling Classic, and Spring/Summer benefit, as well as all Opening Nights, donor cultivation events, and private Board events.

Duties & Responsibilities

Gift processing and acknowledgements for all Special Events related gifts
Maintaining all Special Events invite lists, RSVPs, follow-up, and confirmations
Representing the Development Department at fundraising and cultivation events
Corresponding and maintaining relationships with Board members and high-level donors
Helping maintain Development relationships with Second Stage artistic alumni
Drafting solicitation materials for in-kind donations and sponsorship prospects
Working with Marketing to generate print materials for fundraising events
Researching event attendees and sponsors
Researching new event venues and vendors
Brainstorming and facilitating new fundraising opportunities
Managing event supply needs
In coordination with the Director of Special Events, organizing solicitation efforts, performance ticketing, and auctions
Qualifications & Requirements
Skills & Qualifications

1 year of internship or professional experience in fundraising, preferably in events and/or non-profit
Must demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong attention to detail, and the ability to exercise good judgement and decorum in all interactions
A positive attitude, concern for other people and community, presence, self-confidence, and the ability to listen
Excellent time management skills along with ability to work independently and collaboratively
Proficiency with technology tools and applications including Microsoft Office suite
Knowledge of non-profit database software including Tessitura strongly preferred
Some evening and weekend hours required
Additional Information

Compensation: Base salary starting at $40,000 annually

Benefits: Second Stage offers a full benefits package including vacation, medical and dental insurance, retirement plan, life insurance and long-term disability coverage upon eligibility.

Second Stage values diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.

Second Stage is dedicated to building an equitable environment that is mixed across lines of difference and strongly encourages applications from Black, Indigenous, People of Color, women, transgender and non-binary candidates. This position will remain open until filled and until a diverse and qualified pool of candidates is identified. Applicants from populations underrepresented in the theater field are strongly encouraged to apply.

For more information about Second Stage, visit www.2st.com.
Contact Information
Company Name: Second Stage Theater
Website: https://grnh.se/c09f32e73us...
Company Description:
Second Stage Theater produces work entirely by 21st century American playwrights both on and off Broadway. Dedicated to adventurous contemporary plays and musicals, bold new interpretations, and unique theatrical experiences, the work at Second Stage reflects diversity and inclusiveness. Through the discovery of emerging talent and the commissioning of new work, Second Stage nurtures future generations of theater artists and welcomes a theatergoing audience of all backgrounds. For more information about Second Stage, visit www.2st.com.
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