Mar 26, 2024

Institution of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

Advancement Officer, Individual Giving | ICA LA

Reports to: Director of Development
Status: Full-time / Exempt
Salary Range: $65,000 – $75,000
Benefits: Healthcare (including vision and dental), vacation, sick leave, and paid holidays, following a probation period

To apply: Please send a cover letter, CV, at least two professional references, and writing samples to, including the name of the position in the subject line.
Please no calls or in-person unscheduled visits.


As a key member of the fundraising team at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, the Advancement Officer helps to lead the design, management, and execution of the museum’s annual fundraising program, with a strong focus on direct cultivation and solicitation of individual donors and members at all levels. They work closely with the Executive Director and Director of Development to set annual targets and strategic long-term priorities for the development department, in support of ICA LA’s mission, vision, goals, and objectives. The Advancement Officer for Individual Giving must have extensive knowledge of museum Development operations and systems. This position administrates the museum’s two major donor groups—Curator’s Council and Fieldwork Council—and the two upper-level membership circles—Angeleno Collective and 7th Street Collective. This position also manages a personal portfolio of individual supporters and proactively identifies and engages new prospective donors for ICA LA. Additional duties include being a core member of the team for the planning and execution of ICA LA’s fundraising events, opening celebrations, all cultivation events, and patron travel program.

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