Santa Fe Pro Musica: Seeking Development Manager/Grant Writer

Santa Fe Pro Musica seeks an experienced Development Professional to assist the Executive Director and Board in leading the organization’s development efforts. This senior position manages the annual development calendar, which includes: managing fundraising campaigns, researching grant opportunities, helping to develop and sustain relationships with funders, writing and submitting grant requests and grant reports,  and managing ongoing communications with granting agencies. Additional responsibilities include managing the donor database and donor services programs and providing support for special events. The Development Manager/Grant Writer reports to the Executive Director. Experience with Tessitura Software desired but not required.

This position requires 1-4 years of successful experience in development activities, including grant agency identification and grant preparation, donor prospect management and stewardship, and annual fund and campaign organization. Also required: excellent interpersonal, organizational/time management, and computer skills, excellent verbal and written communications skills,  and the ability to work with a variety of constituents, including  donors, trustees, staff, and volunteers.

The Development Manager/Grant Writer is envisioned as a full time salaried position, with the possibility of it being a part time position for the right candidate. Salary is based on experience, with medical insurance and retirement benefits for full-time employees.

To apply: Send cover letter, resume, and professional references to: info@sfpromusica.org with Subject line: Development Manager Application


Santa Fe Pro Musica: Artistic Operations Manager

Santa Fe Pro Musica seeks an Artistic Operations Manager to operationalize and support the artistic vision and annual concert season, ensuring efficient and effective communication and professional support. This position helps plan and realize the annual season of concerts and events, manages relationships with guest artists and venues, generates contracts, facilitates travel and housing arrangements, and stewards partnerships with local hotels and restaurants for artist housing and special events. The Artistic Ops Manager supervises the Production Manager who handles equipment, stage and backstage operations.

The Artistic Operations Manager reports to the Executive Director and interacts with many members of the SFPM staff, with the Orchestra Manager and Baroque Ensemble Leader, and works closely in support of the Chair of the Artistic Partners Council. Interpersonal skills and commitment to teamwork are essential.

This position requires a minimum of 3–5 years of progressively responsible experience with an arts organization, preferably with knowledge of and familiarity with the world of classical music. The position further requires excellent organizational/time management skills; interest in developing partnerships with other Santa Fe arts organizations; and a desire to explore ever-evolving artistic directions through which Pro Musica can meet community needs and interests.

The Artistic Operations Manager is a full-time salaried position, with medical insurance and retirement benefits. Salary is based on experience.

To apply: Send cover letter, resume, and professional references to: info@sfpromusica.org with Subject line: Artistic Operations Manager Application

Santa Fe Pro Musica is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all members of our community.



Santa Fe Pro Musica was founded in 1980 by oboist Thomas O’Connor and flutist Carol Redman. Their early ensemble, characterized as “a roving band of troubadours,” has evolved over four decades into a three-part performance platform including an Orchestra Series in the Lensic Performing Arts Center; a String Works Series presenting world-renowned string quartets in St. Francis Auditorium; and a Baroque Ensemble Series in the historic Loretto Chapel. GRAMMY nominated Pro Musica is widely recognized for performance excellence and innovative programming, presenting the traditional classical masterworks alongside exciting contemporary works.


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