Development Operations Associate

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Development Operations Associate




If you know The Cleveland Orchestra, you know that we promise you the extraordinary. The experience of attending a concert by these world-renowned musicians is like nothing else, filled with powerful, even overwhelming emotions, a place where you can leave the daily grind behind and let the music take you to new places.

The Cleveland Orchestra has been for decades a point of pride in its hometown.  It is universally admired for its world-class credentials, its gifted musicians, and its acoustically perfect and visually stunning concert hall.  The orchestra welcomes people of all ages, all walks of life, and invites them to experience something that is unique in the world.  Reasonable ticket prices and the orchestra’s groundbreaking Under 18s Free programs through the Center for Future Audiences make it possible for today’s, and tomorrow’s, lovers of great music to always have the greatest musical experience the world has to offer … right here in Cleveland.

The Development Operations Associate is a key member of Development Operations and is responsible for supporting the data management functions of the team. This includes preparation of prospect reports, gift records, processing and reporting, balancing daily accounts, donor account information, profile preparation, gift entry, daily acknowledgements, invoice processing, and additional support as needed.

The successful candidate will meet the following qualifications:

  • Associate’s Degree required; Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
  • 1-3 years of experience in office administration or data entry.
  • Outstanding organizational skills and exceptional attention to detail required.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to be discreet and maintain a high degree of confidentiality.
  • Demonstrated independent, mature judgment.
  • Ability to consistently maintain a professional image and demeanor.
  • Strong problem-solving skills combined with a collaborative approach.
  • Ability to successfully prioritize to manage multiple projects and deadlines.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and able to learn and use various database and planning software; familiarity with Tessitura highly desirable.
  • No travel required.

We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits in addition to the opportunity to work with a world-renowned orchestra. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, résumé, and salary requirement (in PDF) to
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