The Development and Marketing Manager will be a creative, hyper-organized, and task-oriented professional who is excited about the work of Step Afrika!. S/he will be responsible for implementation of development/fundraising as well as marketing/outreach projects that seek to sustain and expand current patronage while increasing the visibility of the organization. S/he will report to the Deputy Director and work in close partnership with a small team of 4 administrative staff. S/he will also work in close collaboration with Step Afrika’s external partners to coordinate community outreach, volunteers and special events.
Requires a Bachelor’s degree (a degree in arts management or related field is preferable). An equivalent combination of education and experience will be
A minimum of three (3) years of nonprofit development and/or marketing experience with emphasis on arts marketing, individual donors and audience development.
Microsoft Office, Adobe Suite, Mac, Word Press, Mail Chimp (or similar e-marketing program), Patron Manager (or similar database)
NO Phone Calls Please
Step Afrika! is also looking for teaching artists to serve as an integral part of our arts education programs. The teaching artists are a major component of Step Afrika!’s connection to our home city of Washington, DC. They serve as lead instructors for school residencies, and will receive ongoing support from the Step Afrika! company.
This is a part-time position with a 10-month contract, with possible renewal. Must be based in Washington, DC. For full job description of our PT Teaching Artists, click here.