The Assistant Manager, Foundation & Government Giving at will work with a passionate, high-performing team to plan, manage, and implement the solicitation of foundation and government grants for the Kennedy Center’s artistic and educational programming.
The individual in this role will organize and execute solicitation campaigns, prospecting research and strategy, and fulfillment of donor benefits, working directly with donors and internal staff throughout the Kennedy Center. This role includes project management within the development department, as well as regular interdepartmental engagement.
The Assistant Manager must have a demonstrated ability to plan, organize, and manage time and projects for maximum productivity, along with the ability to shift priorities in order to achieve all high value work. The Assistant Manager must customarily and regularly exercise discretion, and independent judgment in the pursuit of job objectives and goals, often under pressure. A proactive working style and an eagerness to communicate and problem-solve with a positive attitude is essential.