Employer: Maine TREE Foundation
Location: Augusta, Maine
Application deadline: April 15, 2020 (hire in June)
Full position description and application instructions (scroll to middle of that webpage)
The Maine TREE Foundation, an independent, private, 501c3 non-profit, is Maine’s pre-eminent statewide leader in educating and advocating for the sustainable use of the forest and the ecological, economic, and social health of Maine’s forest community. We seek an executive director with proven non-profit leadership and fundraising experience who shares our vision and who will actively promote and support our education programs for schools, government, media, and the general public, as well as our partnerships within the forest community, and our programs for forest owners, workers, and users.
The Executive Director guides and supports the development and success of the Maine TREE Foundation with the following major responsibilities:
- Maximize the potential of the organization’s current programs and strategically develop new ones to advance its mission.
- Develop and strengthen the financial foundations for the organization’s programs across the spectrum of nonprofit funding mechanisms: philanthropy, foundation grants, planned giving, and direct appeals.
- Work effectively with the Board of Directors to operate the organization, set long term goals, and develop and implement a strategic plan.