Job Title: Patrons Coordinator
Department: Institutional Advancement
Reporting to: Head of Patrons
Duration: Full time with a 3-month probation period
Start date: As soon as possible
Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (Zeitz MOCAA) is a public not-for-profit contemporary art museum which collects, preserves, researches, and exhibits twenty-first-century art from Africa and its Diaspora; hosts international exhibitions; develops supporting educational and enrichment programmes; encourages intercultural understanding; and guarantees access for all. Over one hundred galleries, spread over nine floors, are dedicated to a large cutting edge permanent collection; temporary exhibitions; and Centres for Art Education, Curatorial Excellence, Performative Practice, Photography, the Moving Image, and the Costume Institute.
The Patrons Coordinator is primarily responsible for all administrative aspects of the Institutional Advancement Department, including working closely with the Membership and Events teams. She/he plays a vital role in providing administrative and gift processing support to the Department; and, participate in all fundraising activities including donor and sponsor relations, as directed and assigned. The Coordinator will oversee all core department operations including gift processing, donor receipts and gift acknowledgements while maintaining the integrity of donor financial records and files.
Bachelor’s degree, and three years related work experience. Fundraising or philanthropy experience a plus.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
As a cutting-edge equal opportunity institution, Zeitz MOCAA celebrates diversity in all its forms including gender, race, creed, and orientation. Zeitz MOCAA is committed to Employment Equity and particularly welcomes applications suitably qualified Historically Disadvantaged Individuals (HDIs) for this position.
To apply please send your CV and a covering letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org, closing date, 7 October 2018.