Development Director - Opera Parallèle

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Development Director - Opera Parallèle


The Opportunity

Opera Parallèle (OP) is seeking a Development Director to plan and execute all aspects of fundraising toward a current ~$1.4M annual contributed revenue goal, as well as special future campaigns and legacy giving for one of the country’s preeminent contemporary opera companies. Serving as a key member of OP’s administrative leadership team, the Development Director reports to the Managing Director (MD) and is supported by a Development Associate, a contract grant writer, founders who maintain strong relationships with OP’s loyal donor base, and an enthusiastic board and staff who understand the importance of fundraising and prioritize it in their work. This position provides strategic leadership in all aspects of generating contributed income and oversees staff, while also rolling up their sleeves as a hands-on practitioner.