Hiring: Development Intern

Functional area: Development
Salary: $40K pro-rated from May 1 to July 31, 2023

Application deadline: April 14, 2023


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Application Formats 

Applications can be in point form, through video and/or voice memos.  
For those selected for an interview: 

We believe in creating spaces where anyone can be involved, engaged, empowered, and inspired. Luminato adheres to Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and will work proactively through all stages of recruitment to create a barrier free hiring process and will provide accommodations as required. 

Luminato is deeply committed to being accessible and anti-racist, both in the workplace and through the programming.  We are committed to amplifying QTBIPOC voices and enhancing accessibility on stage, for our audiences, and for our staff. Selection decisions are based solely on job-related factors. 

About Luminato

Vibrant and celebratory; a global player; supporting artists and inspiring social change: these are just a few ways to describe the international event that is Luminato, a civically engaged festival dedicated to performance, media, and visual arts programming that cuts across traditional art-form boundaries. Since 2007, when it was launched to shine a spotlight on Toronto as a globally-connected city boasting an incredible tapestry of creativity, Luminato Festival Toronto has entertained millions of people with performances, events, and spectacles involving over 15,000 artists from more than 40 countries.

Position Summary

The Development Intern will support to the Development team in the identification and cultivation of its annual giving portfolio. The Intern will play a key role in the planning and implementation of a new IT system for Luminato in addition to serving as a data integrity lead for the Development team. The successful candidate will use their knowledge and experience of donor relations and project management to help ensure Luminato’s supporters are stewarded effectively and remain engaged and committed to our mission. 

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How to Apply

Please forward your resume and cover letter to [email protected], subject line: Development Intern by 5pm on Friday April 14, 2023.  
We thank all applicants however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Luminato is an equal opportunity employer and encourages all qualified individuals to apply.  Should you require accommodation during the assessment process, Luminato will work with you to meet your needs.