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Employees of the Playhouse are part of a dedicated, hard-working team that helps fulfill the mission of the Playhouse.
| Director of Development
Westport Country Playhouse seeks a Director of Development (DD) to lead its fundraising efforts. The DD reports to the Managing Director (MD) and works closely with the MD and Board of Trustees to develop strategies to identify, research, cultivate, and maintain donor relationships. The DD manages the Development staff of four and serves as staff liaison to Board development and fundraising committees. Areas of responsibility include management and cultivation around the annual fund and major gifts; engaging with the broader Playhouse community to expand the donor base; foundation, corporate, and government giving; oversight of special events including an annual gala; stewardship of donor relationships; and leadership at the senior staff level of all Development Department activities. Click here for a full job description.
Send résumé and cover letter with references to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls, please. Westport Country Playhouse is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Applicants from populations underrepresented in the theater field are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, familial status, sexual orientation, national origin, ability, age, or veteran status.