The Special Events Coordinator supports the fundraising efforts of the American Academy in Rome. He/she is responsible for assisting with all aspects of a major annual New York City benefit, helps to coordinate a major annual benefit event in Rome, spearheads the coordination of the Academy’s annual Rome Prize Ceremony, and helps to coordinate other Development-related events in New York and the United States as needed. The Coordinator will participate in the development and implementation of strategies and tactics to increase event revenue and ensure the seamless execution of major events.
This position reports to the Vice President of Development and takes direction from the Associate Director of Development. The Coordinator is an integral member of the Development team in New York, and works in close coordination with the Development staff in Rome as well as with the Academy’s external events consultant(s).
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function at a high level. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
The American Academy in Rome is an equal opportunity employer.