For over 40 years ArtsConnection has one of New York City’s most comprehensive arts education organizations with programs in the performing, visual and media arts. The organization has provided innovative arts programming to millions of students in the NYC public school system, enhancing their intellectual, social and emotional growth, while developing groundbreaking educational models. Each year, ArtsConnection partners with over 120 schools across all five boroughs, reaching students in grades pre-K-12, through programs taught by a culturally diverse faculty of professional artists in media, theater, dance, visual art and music. During the out-of-school hours, ArtsConnection’s programs link NYC’s vast cultural resources to the developmental and educational needs of teenagers.
About the Position: The Development Associate position provides administrative support for its Development/Communications Office. The applicant should have a keen interest and high-level skills in both written communication and fundraising database management, the key focuses of the position. This staff member works with the Deputy Director for Development on a day-to-day basis and with the Grants Writer and Communications Manager, as well as providing regular support to the Executive Director for development/communications-focused projects and communicating with events management consultants.