Manitoba Museum: Sponsorship & Fundraising Events Manager, Application Deadline May 24

The Manitoba Museum, a not-for-profit and charitable organization, is Manitoba's largest heritage and science centre. We are unique in our combination of human and natural history themes, multi-dimensional interpretation, immersive dioramas, science and astronomy education, with quality school and public programs and exhibits. The Museum is currently embarking on a multi-phased capital campaign, which will see a renewal of 42% of the Museum Galleries by end of 2020.

The Museum is recruiting a Sponsorship & Fundraising Events Manager to implement and manage a multi-pronged program targeted at corporate relationships and sponsor partnerships inclusive of stewardship, which generates financial contributions and in-kind donations to meet the Museum's operational needs. In addition, the incumbent manages sponsorship and ticket sales plan as well as logistics for Museum fundraising events, including its annual Tribute Gala.

The successful candidate will have at least five years related experience in the non-profit sector (specifically in fundraising, sponsorship and special events). The candidate is expected to have a certificate in a recognized fundraising program (a degree/diploma would be considered an asset) from a recognized institution. Membership of Association of Fundraising Professionals or and Certified Fund Raising Executive designation are considered as assets.

This is a full-time permanent position.

A full description is on the next page.

Interested applicants are encouraged to send their cover letters with salary expectations and resume to ladeleyeolusae@manitobamuseum.ca by May 24, 2019.