ArtNest Residency

PO Box TBD
FRAMINGHAM, MA 01701
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Date Posted:
March 18, 2021

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Development/Fundraising

Type:
Volunteer

Volunteer Director of Development

Description:

Position: Director of Development
Status: Part-Time, Volunteer
Reports To: Strategist

About ArtNest Residency

ArtNest Residency is a newly-formed, grassroots arts company based in Johannesburg, South Africa. We believe in sharing the joy of arts with everyone, from all walks of life, from around the globe. We create projects in all arts disciplines to create social change and promote arts advocacy.

ArtNest exists to share the art and culture of Africa with the world, and create international and multicultural projects for social good. Led by Artistic Director Paul Wairoma and international, volunteer staff, we seek to make connections with artists, arts administrators, advocates and educators around the world to create art that is powerful, meaningful, and brings us together.

About the Position

ArtNest seeks a volunteer Director of Development who is able to commit 5 hours/week of their time to our organization. The Director of Development will report to ArtNest’s Strategist, and is responsible for creating and implementing a diverse contributed revenue plan, including individual giving, corporate/community sponsorships, and grant writing. The Director of Development will create, monitor, and maintain the contributed revenue budget for ArtNest. We would like for this position to also contribute to the financial management plan of the organization as we continue to grow and establish ourselves as an international nonprofit organization.

This position is fully remote. The Director of Development can be located anywhere in the US or South Africa, although candidates who are local to/connected with a major metropolitan area are preferred.


Qualifications:
  • Experience and/or education with individual giving, corporate sponsorships, and grant writing in relation to nonprofit management

  • Excellent written and communication skills

  • Access to their own phone, computer/tablet, and reliable Internet

  • A passion for the arts, social justice, and/or cross-collaborative projects

  • Experience working cross-culturally preferred

How To Apply:
Interested candidates should please submit a resume and intent of interest (letter, video, or audio recording) to artnestresidency@gmail.com. Review of applications will begin immediately.
Apply by:
March 31, 2021
Salary:
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About this Organization:
ArtNest Residency is a newly-formed, grassroots arts company based in Johannesburg, South Africa. We believe in sharing the joy of arts with everyone, from all walks of life, from around the globe. We create projects in all arts disciplines (performing and fine arts, poetry, literature, and new media) to create social change and promote arts advocacy. ArtNest is in the process of forming a US chapter, to better facilitate international collaborative projects. We currently seek volunteer administrators, graphic designers, and pro-bono legal counsel.