Posted on 7/26/2022
History saved and preserved is the foundation for strong, vibrant communities and future generations. The Detroit Historical Society’s mission is to tell Detroit’s stories and why they matter. Founded in 1921, the Society has been bringing together diverse voices and communities around the stories of the region to find their place in the present and inspire the future for almost 100 years. Located in Detroit’s cultural district, The Society administers and develops exhibitions and programming for the Detroit Historical Museum, and the Dossin Great Lakes Museum. The team cares for more than 250,000 artifacts in its collection, relying upon a staff of over 50 individuals to help bring Detroit’s stories to life.
The Fundraising Events Manager is a full-time position reporting to the Individual Gifts & Stewardship Manager. The standard work week is Monday-Friday, 9am – 5pm with Work Flex and remote work as options, but evening and weekend work related to events and programs will be required.
Compensation & Benefits
Interested candidates should forward a cover letter and current resume to:
About DHS: Stop working and start innovating! This is your opportunity to join a national leader in museum services. The Detroit Historical Society has a 100-year legacy of telling Detroit’s stories and why they matter. DHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we encourage a diverse pool of candidates to apply