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Circus World Development Director

Location: Circus World, 550 Water St, Baraboo, WI 53913

County: Sauk

Job Working Title: Director of Development

Type of Employment: Full Time (40 hours/week)

Salary: Salary range will commensurate with candidate's experience. Circus World offers a competitive benefits and vacation package.

Bargaining Unit: Non-represented

Area of Competition: Open

Deadline to Apply: Completed application materials will be accepted until the needs of the position have been filled.


Are you looking for the most fun job ever? Then toss your hat in the ring and come to the Circus! Circus World is looking for a full-time Development Director. This popular and world-renowned historic site is Wisconsin's National Treasure, and is located at the Ringling Bros original winter quarters in Baraboo, Wisconsin. View more information about Circus World on the Circus World website.

Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

We seek a candidate who is skilled at recruiting patrons (individuals and corporate), managing and creating membership programs, has innovative writing skills, is good at public relations, is successful at crafting and submitting grants, and can run fundraising events.

Special Notes

  1. A criminal background check will be conducted prior to offer of employment to determine if the circumstances of any conviction may be related to the job.
  2. The Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 requires employers to hire only individuals who are eligible to work in the United States. Upon reporting for work, an individual will be expected to present proper evidence establishing employability.
  3. Verification of academic degrees will be conducted prior to an offer of employment.

How To Apply

Submit cover letter, résumé and salary requirements to:

Scott O'Donnell, Executive Director, Circus World
Fax: 608-356-1800
Telephone: 608-356-8341

Have Questions?

For more information about this position, contact Scott O'Donnell by email at

Circus World is an equal opportunity employer


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