Arts & Culture

Deputy Director of Development, Campaign Operations Boston Ballet, Boston, Massachusetts

Boston Ballet’s internationally acclaimed performances, world-class school programs, and ground-breaking community outreach programs have made the institution a leader in its field and one of the major dance companies in the world with a 56-year history of promoting excellence and access to dance.

Under the artistic direction of Mikko Nissinen, Boston Ballet has enhanced its recruitment of dancers from around the world, expanded the company’s repertoire, and grown the company’s school into the largest ballet school in North America. Blending timeless classics with contemporary masterpieces, Boston Ballet has created a heightened sense of excitement and reward for all who engage with the Company.

Having achieved the halfway milestone of its $100 million comprehensive campaign goal just 18 months after its launch, Boston Ballet is now just shy of its $75 million public phase goalpost. As the Company approaches its Artistic Director’s 20th Anniversary in September 2021, celebrations planned throughout the 2021–22 season will be leveraged to help close the campaign.

The Opportunity

The Deputy Director of Development, Campaign Operations will join a committed and enthusiastic Development team at an exciting and important moment in Boston Ballet’s history as the campaign helps to transform Boston Ballet from a brand of tradition into one of innovation. The Deputy Director will have responsibility for day-to-day operations, shaping, overseeing, and strengthening development capacity. While taking an active role in overall strategic planning for the campaign and maximizing philanthropic opportunities, s/he also will have the opportunity to personally manage a prospect portfolio. This individual will be regarded as a leader within the division and the overall organization.

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Past searches and placements for Boston Ballet

  • Senior Major Gifts Officer
  • Major Gift Officer
  • Chief Marketing Officer
  • Chief Development Officer
  • Director of Individual Giving

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