Director of Development
The Museum of Contemporary Art Denver (MCA Denver) is paving a new path for a 21st century museum that is both/and: The institution is both advancing the field of contemporary art and providing a platform for creative expression, in the broadest sense of the term. Founded in 1996, MCA Denver strives to advance what a 21st-century museum can be by welcoming all audiences, celebrating all voices, and sharing all stories. They seek to create connections across Denver and the contemporary art field, to spark curiosity and conversation through world-class exhibitions and quirky programming, and to provide singular experiences for visitors.
MCA Denver seeks a dynamic, relationship-driven executive to serve as the next Director of Development and Membership. This individual must excel at building a holistic fund- and friend-raising strategy to accomplish the institution’s goals; leading and mentoring a motivated team; implementing efficient and effective operational processes and procedures based on industry best practices; and partnering closely with senior leadership to support the Mark G. Falcone Director’s vision. Strong candidates will demonstrate a passion for the arts and for the mission of MCA Denver. Candidates must be self-aware and emotionally intelligent, able to build and steward relationships with the donor community of Denver as well as structure a membership program that will serve as a pipeline into higher levels of support.
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