Located in the heart of historic Philadelphia, the National Liberty Museum brings liberty to life through stories of people whose character and courage have expanded our freedom and liberty. The Museum’s exhibitions, educational experiences and public programs inspire visitors to think about liberty as an ongoing human quest that we all share. The NLM presents liberty as non-partisan and welcomes all voices and points of view to participate in our programming.
The National Liberty Museum (NLM) seeks an experienced professional with a successful track record in non-profit fundraising or relevant for-profit sales to advance the
Museum’s contributed revenue and sponsorship goals for our programs and events, as well
as for our annual Gala and Glass Auction, which for the first time will be virtual on October 10, 2020. This is a sales-oriented position and requires an entrepreneurial and results oriented go- getter who is inspired by the NLM’s programs and events, both virtual and in-person,
serving our core audiences: students, teachers, families and adults. They will work with an assigned portfolio of prospects and actively build on the portfolio in researching and discovering new sources of institutional support.
Please note: Due to the nature of this position, applicants must be available to perform their duties during non-traditional hours, including nights and weekends.
new institutional prospects and raise the visibility of our programs/events.
Must-Have Sales Skills
Qualifications and Experience
The Sponsorship and Events Fundraiser will report to the Chief Development Officer.
The work environment and physical demands and characteristics are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions:
Work Environment/ Office Culture
We are proud of our Museum family and work each day to create an atmosphere where everyone can contribute their ideas, energy and enthusiasm for the important services we provide to the public. We emphasize working together as a team which is cooperative and supportive of each other, with open communication always.
Our management team is committed to providing an atmosphere of trust and open communication and to listen to and answer any staff questions or concerns. We believe in giving each staff person opportunities to grow and will always promote from within and where possible.
Compensation and Benefits
The National Liberty Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer seeking a diverse workforce. The NLM provides an excellent compensation package; salary commensurate with experience, with bonus structure for exceeding revenue benchmarks. The full benefits package includes medical, dental, life & long-term and short-term disability insurance, a voluntary 401(k) program with employer match, paid time off, and an employee assistance plan for transit and dependent care.
The NLM brings liberty to life through stories of people whose character and courage have expanded liberty for all. The Museum’s exhibits, educational experiences and public programs inspire visitors to think about liberty as an ongoing human quest that we all share.
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