The Tucson Symphony Orchestra (TSO) seeks a highly-skilled, tech-savvy Development Manager who excels in customer service to join its small but mighty team. The right candidate will aspire to significantly advance their skills as a high-functioning fundraiser and a team player.
Reporting to the VP of Development (VPD), the Development Manager supports in particular the individual giving effort and plays a key role in Patron Loyalty’s research, cultivation and stewardship of donors up to $5,000 while assisting the VPD, the Associate Director of Development and the President/CEO in a variety of responsibilities including the upgrading of major gifts and participating in all facets of donor event design, planning and execution. In addition, the Development Manager supports the VPD’s oversight of telefunding. Salary based on experience.
About Tucson Symphony Orchestra
Now celebrating its 90th season, the Tucson Symphony Orchestra’s mission is to engage, educate, and transform the community through live musical experiences of the highest quality, envisioning a community where music is the catalyst that brings people together across all boundaries for inspired living. Under the artistic leadership of Music Director, José Luis Gomez, the TSO impacts more than 120,000 lives each year, infuses millions into Southern Arizona’s economy annually, and attracts over 75 professional musicians from across the country to live, perform, and teach in Tucson and throughout the state. Programming, Engagement, Partnership, and Learning are the TSO’s pillars. Its diverse offerings include the Classic, MasterWorks, and Pops series, free Just for Kids concerts, a Free Community Concert, and many special performances. TSO’s nationally-recognized education programs are present in 120 schools from Southern Pinal County to the Arizona–Mexico border reaching over 40,000 students each year and include the 9-month award-winning Young Composer’s Project. The TSO partners with a variety of regional organizations to deepen its engagement with the community. Maestro Gomez cond...ucts orchestras all over the world, serving as Tucson’s cultural ambassador to audiences on every continent.