Development Manager

Centennial Park Conservancy

Nashville, Tennessee


Position Description / Responsibilities


The Parthenon and Centennial Park have been essential parts of Nashville’s fabric for more than a century. Over 3 million people visit the Park and Parthenon annually, and as a 501(c)(3)nonprofit support organization working in partnership with Metro Parks, Centennial Park Conservancy (CPC) is committed to our mission of preserving, enhancing, and sharing these Nashville treasures to serve current and future generations. The organization is responsible for a variety of initiatives focused on caring for the Park and maintaining its vibrancy. Centennial Park Conservancy has several areas of focus, including:

The Parthenon - a full scale replica of the Grecian monument that operates as an engaging museum, presenting humanities exhibitions and educational programming for over 300,000 visitors annually

Musicians Corner - an outdoor music series attended by 75,000 people annually that presents free, diverse, and accessible live music for people of all ages and socio-economic groups

Kidsville - an educational program that serves over 30,000 children (ages 2-12) annually and provides free activities in the Parthenon, Park, and Metro Parks Community Centers across the city

Nashville Earth Day - the city’s official event celebrating, protecting our environment, and creating positive change through the funding of environmental projects across our city

Centennial Park Revitalization - a multi-decade partnership with Metro Parks to preserve and transform Nashville’s central park to serve current and future generations; achieved through capital improvements projects, the Centennial Park Maintenance Fund, and Parthenon Preservation Fund POSITION OVERVIEW: The Development Manager will support the many aspects of the work of the Development Office including donor communications, gift processing, database management, event planning, donor research, communications, stewardship, and other administrative support.

Position Requirements

Team Support and Logistics:

Data and Gifts Management:

Donor Engagement:

Volunteer and Intern Management:

Self Management:

Application Instructions

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