The American Academy in Berlin fosters greater understanding and dialogue between the United States and Germany. The institution is dedicated to advancing scholarship in the humanities and social sciences, and to the creation of exceptional works of literature, art, journalism, and music. The Academy offers residential fellowships in Berlin to American scholars, writers, policymakers, and artists, permitting them to pursue their work at the historic Hans Arnhold Center and participate in the vibrant life of Berlin and Germany. The Academy also brings leading Americans to Berlin for briefer visits to facilitate a robust exchange of views in a transatlantic context, presents a series of public programs, and hosts symposia on a range of timely issues. Headquartered in New York, the institution is independent, nonpartisan, and entirely privately funded.
Our Berlin office is looking for a Senior Manager, Development (Fundraising) (m/f/d) full-time with 40 hours per week starting as soon as possible.
This senior position will work closely with the Vice President of Development, based in New York, to contribute to and drive the organization’s fundraising strategy across both counties. The Senior Manager, Development (Fundraising) provides vital cross-cutting support to and oversight of the work of the Academy’s Development team to strengthen fund soliciting efforts and operational fundraising processes. The position leads a team of two staff members.
The position is initially limited to two years, with the prospect of an unlimited contract. Salary is commensurate with experience and educational background.
The American Academy is an equal opportunity employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support their diverse cultures, perspectives, skills, and experiences by creating a welcoming environment for all employees.
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