Yale Schwarzman Center is committed to creating an equitable and inclusive organization.

We are actively building our team of individuals who share, value, and support these goals, and who reflect the diversity of the communities we serve. We invite your interest in helping us bring the Yale Schwarzman Center to life!

Staff Positions

Director of Development

Yale University seeks a talented and experienced fundraiser to join Alumni Affairs and Development in support of the new Yale Schwarzman Center (YSC). Reporting to both the Senior Associate Dean for Development in Yale College and the Executive Director of YSC, the YSC development director engages and solicits prospective donors to Yale University for gifts in the $10,000 to $250,000 range (including naming opportunities) and plays a central role collaborating with YSC staff and development officers across the university. The director is responsible for setting and communicating the vision for fundraising priorities and identifying, engaging, and cultivating relationships with recent graduates and other alumni, as well as parents and friends, in support of programming at the YSC, a new hub for student life and the arts at Yale. This includes overseeing and managing personalized visits to campus, virtual tours, and other activities to inspire and strengthen relationships with new donors and friends to the arts at Yale. In consultation with the Senior Associate Dean and the YSC executive director, leads the work of the current YSC advisory board which includes high-net worth individuals and celebrity performers, while expanding the membership, and serving as the primary contact for the Schwarzman Foundation.

The ideal candidate will be a creative thinker and problem solver, and appropriately persistent in their approach to engaging and networking with artists and supporters. Familiarity with the cultural sector (nonprofit and/or commercial such as TV/Film/Media, Theater, Dance, Music, Comedy) would be useful in leveraging this role to collaborate effectively with campus partners and prospective donors. Read the complete job description and apply.

Director of Events & Theatrical Production

Yale University seeks a talented and experienced production professional to join the senior leadership team of the Schwarzman Center, Yale’s first-ever center for student life and the arts. Located at the heart of campus, the Center houses 5+ multi-purpose venues including Commons - a popular dining hall by day and event space by night – and is host to a high volume of university events in addition to arts programming and occasional external rentals. The Center is designed to bring together students and faculty from all of Yale’s schools and colleges – a university-wide educational, social, dining, and cultural hub that engages with audiences local to global, with state-of-the-art technology.

YSC is committed to driving positive social change. We are building an inclusive, equitable, and anti-racist organization made up of individuals who share and support the goals set forth in the Center’s mission, and who reflect the diversity of the communities we serve.  Read the complete job description and apply!  

Casual Event Technician

The Schwarzman Center at Yale University (YSC) is looking for on-call Casual Event Technicians to assist on events and performances in collaboration with the Director of Production, Production Manager, and Media Production and Technology Manager. The Casual Event Technician will help to execute and provide audio, visual, and general support for the vast array of events and programming at the Schwarzman Center.

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to

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