Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) Seeks Director of Institutional Advancement

October 25, 2017    
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The Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) enriches our world by collecting, preserving, and making accessible an astonishing variety of musical instruments and performance videos from every country in the world. MIM is seeking an accomplished and high-energy leader for their Director of Institutional Advancement role, and they plan to present a highly competitive compensation package.

Reporting to the Executive Director, this key position is part of MIM’s senior leadership team and is responsible for representing MIM to the museum and cultural community, and for meeting ambitious contributed revenue goals through a comprehensive giving program of annual, major, institutional, and planned giving.

Key qualifications include:

Minimum 7-10 years in a fundraising capacity with proven success in meeting goals and motivating a talented team of fundraising professionals.
Undergraduate required; Master’s degree desirable; Additional certifications a plus
Demonstrated record of exceptional leadership and management of at least one capital campaign, including direct experience in obtaining outright gifts of $1 million or more