David Dorfman Dance is seeking a part-time Fundraising and Administrative Coordinator to assist our Artistic Director and Company Manager in achieving our goals as we enter our 30th Anniversary Season with a New York City premiere of our newest work, Aroundtown. While this is an entry level position, we hope to find a candidate who will grow with the organization, taking on a leadership role around fundraising, particularly individual cultivation, in the near future.  

 

The Fundraising and Administrative Coordinator’s responsibilities will include:

 

  • Managing and updating the Artful.ly database;

  • Assisting our Fundraising Consultant with grant writing and management;

  • Coordination of individual giving programs, including assisting with fundraising events and crowdsourcing campaigns, with the support of our Fundraising Consultant;

  • Assisting our Company Manager with tasks as needed, including workshops, intensives, residencies, and administrative.

 

The position is 8 to 10 hours/week as needed, at an hourly rate of $12/hour. This position is mainly a remote position, with meetings as needed with New York City-based staff.

 

Applicants should have experience with the dance community, professional writing skills, organizational skills, and, ideally, experience coordinating events and/or performances.

 

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to Ashley Richard, Company Manager, at ashley@daviddorfmandance.org. Please, no phone inquiries.

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“To get the whole world dancing!” David Dorfman Dance (DDD) is at the choreographic vanguard of realizing this vision, creating invigorating, innovative, and vibrant dance for and with everyday people. Led by visionary choreographer David Dorfman, DDD presents radically humanistic dance that hits at the heart of the human condition–the travails of identity, power, memory, loss, race and racism.

 

DDD has performed extensively throughout Central Asia, North and South America, Great Britain, and Europe. In New York City, DDD has performed at venues including Brooklyn Academy of Music, The Joyce Theater, The Kitchen, Danspace Project/St. Mark’s Church, La Mama Theater, Met Breuer, and Cooper Hewitt. David, the company’s dancers, and artistic collaborators have been honored with 8 New York Dance and Performance (Bessie) Awards. DDD is Company-in-Residence at Connecticut College.