ArtsMemphis sustains Memphis’ world-renowned cultural vitality and strengthens local communities through the arts. We pursue this mission by: amplifying awareness and driving arts support; investing in, and forging connections for, artists and organizations; and modeling organizational effectiveness.
We envision a Memphis in which every individual feels pride in our city’s authentic cultural assets and experiences the impact of the arts in their lives. In pursuit of that vision, we're guided by a commitment to access, equity and inclusion, creativity and innovation, and transparency.
Founded in 1963, ArtsMemphis has invested $80+ million in Shelby County arts organizations. Over the last decade, we have invested $40 million and created opportunities to support individual artists. We awarded 160+ grants to 75 organizations and artists totaling nearly $2.5 million this year.
Reporting to and in partnership with the President & CEO, the Director of Marketing & Donor Engagement will spearhead the organization’s marketing, communication and development efforts to achieve annual and long-range goals.
The Director of Marketing & Donor Engagement will manage a staff of one or more; serve on the Leadership Team with the President & CEO, Chief Financial Officer and Director of Grants & Initiatives; work closely with the Board of Directors; and provide staff leadership to the Development Committee and Marketing Council.
Candidate must be willing to handle flexible hours including occasional work on nights and weekends.
This position is full-time. Salary and benefits commensurate with experience. A competitive package including insurance, 401(k) and vacation/holiday schedule will be offered.
Note that this position description is not intended, and should not be construed to be, an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. It is intended, however, to be an accurate summary of those principal job elements. This position may be required to perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Qualified applicants should send a cover letter outlining interest, experience, and potential fit for the position along with a resume to Elizabeth Rouse at [email protected]. No phone calls, please. We thank all applicants for their interest; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
ArtsMemphis is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, ancestry, national origin, color, religion, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.