The Board of Directors of EMBRACE is actively searching for an Executive Director. The Executive Director will be responsible for creating and implementing all fundraising, administration, programming and marketing for the organization. Experience in a nonprofit leadership role with demonstrated skills in fundraising and financial management is desired. Candidates should be highly committed to inclusive Catholic education and have a strong understanding of Catholic schools and the Catholic faith. A working knowledge of special education is helpful, especially the differences in public and private school services and an awareness of what resources exist to ensure funding is best used.
The right individual will be self-motivated and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. As part of a small organization, the Executive Director must be available to work a flexible schedule including occasional evenings and weekends. He or she must possess the ability to manage numerous tasks within several areas of the organization on a daily basis. Partnering with multiple groups of stakeholders is key.
This position will report to the Board of Directors. At this time, the Executive Director will serve as the primary staff member for the organization. An additional staff member may be added, and that person would report to the Executive Director. Strategic plans include a goal to double the annual budget by 2022 through fundraising efforts in order to award more grants to more schools, and additional staff members may be added as EMBRACE grows. This is an exciting opportunity to play an integral role in transforming the organization from its roots as a young nonprofit into becoming a mature, self-sustaining entity. For additional information about desired professional qualifications and responsibilities or to apply, please visit: http://morancompany.com/current-searches-executive-director-15/