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JOB OPPORTUNITY: Institutional Giving Officer/ Grants Writer at The Los Angeles Opera

The Los Angeles Opera seeks an Institutional Giving Officer/Grants Writer who will be responsible for managing a portfolio of Foundation, Corporate and Government donors and prospects, and implementing strategies to renew current donors and solicit new contributors. Tasks include preparing Foundation grant proposals, corporate sponsorship solicitations, and narrative and financial reports. Additional responsibilities include researching and tracking prospects, assisting with fulfillment, and participating in fundraising events.


Qualified candidates will have a BA or BS degree in a related field or equivalent experience an 5 years of experience in institutional development within a non-profit arts organization. Prior experience and success in the preparation of grants (private foundation and government) is essential, including strong writing skills and understanding of budget reporting. This position may be needed during occasional nights and weekends.


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