DaVinci Science Center

Manager of Institutional Giving

The Manager of Institutional Giving will be responsible for shaping and executing strategies to secure corporate, foundation, and government support to meet the Da Vinci Science Center’s annual and capital fundraising requirements.  This new role is critical to expanding the Science Center’s base and level of institutional support as it prepares to launch a campaign to build a major new science center and expand its educational outreach programs in the greater Lehigh Valley region. This position will in collaboration with the CEO, external fundraising counsel, and the Science Center Fundraising Team to secure corporate and foundation support for the Campaign.  He/she will report to the Director of Philanthropy.

This position will manage all functions of corporate, foundation, and government fundraising including: maintaining and developing relationships with all institutional donors and prospects; providing strategic direction for each approach; coordinating timelines, proposals, reports, and metric tracking across the institution; writing grant proposals; and developing plans for stewardship, benefits, and recognition for institutional partners. This position will also work closely with the Chief Project Consultant concerning competitive grants from public sources (e.g. NSF, IMLS, et al).

Official Position Description

Application Process

Please submit the following materials to careers@nulldavincisciencecenter.org:


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