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Director of Development & Donor Relations

The KWS invites candidates to apply for the position of Director of Development & Donor Relations.  The Director of Development & Donor Relations supervises all annual fundraising activities in order to meet the organization revenue goals. Reporting to the Executive Director and working closely with the Board of Directors and administration, this role is responsible for achieving the annual fund goal of $3.3 million.  

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To apply: Please send resume and cover letter to the attention of Amy Higgins, Administration Manager. 36 King St W, Kitchener ON N2G 1A3.

This position closes on Monday November 7, 2014. Start date: winning candidate's earliest availability.



About the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony: Formed in 1945, the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony is the cultural centerpiece of Waterloo Region. The orchestra comprises 52 professional musicians under full-time contract and plays over 100 performances of music from early Baroque composer Monteverdi through commissioned music by Arcade Fire bassist and Canadian composer Richard Reed Parry. The KWS is nationally praised for its performances, has an education program unparalleled for an organization of its size, and is heard regularly across Canada on CBC. KWS Music Director Edwin Outwater is one of North America’s most creative, dynamic, and engaging conductors. His innovative programming has earned him international acclaim, in particular for his Intersections series.