The Executive Director is a highly-skilled nonprofit professional who, in partnership with the SEF Board of Directors, will advance the mission of the SEF by generating and increasing financial support and enhancing community involvement. This position is responsible for identifying, soliciting and cultivating relationships with new donors, retaining and building upon the existing donor base, and creating and implementing strategic development objectives. The Executive Director directs public-facing communication for the SEF and cultivates visibility for the organization throughout the SPS District and the community. The position includes oversight of two part-time staff positions, regular collaboration with the SPS District, and direction of day to day operation of the organization. The Executive Director reports to the SEF Board of Directors.
Applicants should submit a resume and cover letter by email to: Bruce Smolnisky, Interim Springfield Public Schools HR Director, email@example.com
Email should have the subject line, “SEF Executive Director Application.” The cover letter should address why the applicant is interested in this position and describe experience relevant to the four primary job responsibilities. References may be requested after the initial application process.