Local recruitment: Executive Director
Protect Our Aquifer is a unique environmental non-profit seeking an experienced Executive Director to lead our organization through an upcoming period of growth. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of our organization, ensuring that we are operating efficiently and effectively to meet organizational goals. In this role, you will be the face of our non-profit, working closely with the Board of Directors, government officials, environmental organizations, businesses, fund raisers, and the public. You will assure that the organization’s staff and volunteers are aligned with the non-profit’s mission and vision and that we are working together to successfully achieve strategic objectives and outcomes. Our nonprofit has a close-knit culture in which we place a high priority on communication, recognition, and collaboration. We are in search of an Executive Director who is aligned with our culture and will continue to enhance it through positive leadership.
Salary is commensurate with experience.
Must reside in or relocate to Memphis, TN area
Technical (internet, software, and communication) savviness is required.
Candidate must be able and willing to tackle reading scientific documents.
Candidate must be able, willing, and interested in reading legal documents.
Candidate must have political aptitude or a demonstrate a willingness to learn the role of politics in environmental policy.