Development Manager

Raleigh Little Theatre
Raleigh, NC

Raleigh Little Theatre (RLT) is one of the longest continually operating community theatres in the country. We seek a Development Manager to join our small team of paid, full-time staff to support our evolving mission of producing theater and education programs for a diverse and growing community.

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Development Manager is responsible for all activities related to contributed revenue. Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Create and implement a strategy for the annual campaign, including solicitation and stewardship 
  • Cultivate and steward institutional relationships and execute fulfillment and details of all grants and sponsorships
  • Ensure proper maintenance of the donor database and generation of acknowledgement letters
  • Create the overall strategy for annual fundraising event (Divas) working with the board as well as hiring and supervising the contract-based event coordinator 

The position does not have any direct reports at present. 

To be considered, please submit a cover letter, professional resume and three professional references to RLT will conduct a criminal background check on all qualified final candidates to be considered for the position. Candidate review and interviews will start immediately and continue until the position is filled. This is a full-time year-round salaried position with benefits and generous vacation package. For more information about Raleigh Little Theatre, our mission and our program please visit