Executive Director (Open until Filled)
The Springfield Education Foundation (SEF) is a nonprofit, 501(c)3 organization with the mission To empower student success through community engagement. With an official relationship with Springfield Public Schools (SPS), SEF raises and invests funds to support the nearly 11,000 students attending Springfield Public Schools. As a growing foundation, governed by an active 25-member board of directors, SEF provides a dynamic, professional and rewarding work environment.
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 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.
Communication, Marketing, and Collaboration
Strategic Planning, Leadership, Board Engagement
Financial Oversight and Administration
Monday, January 13, 2020 (open until filled)
First review of applications will begin Friday, January 31, 2020
Salary and Benefits
$55,000-$70,000 based on qualifications. Additional benefits are available.
Applicants should apply through Talent ED Hire. Go to www.springfield.k12.or.us and click on the “Join Our Team” link. Locate the Administrative Postings button and click on the link, which takes you to TalentEd Hire.
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.
The Springfield Education Foundation recognizes and embraces the diversity and worth of all individuals and groups and their roles in society. SEF does not and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender expression, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities, programs, or employment. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, volunteers, subcontractors, vendors, and clients.
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