February 20, 2014
The Friends of the Napa River, Inc., an environmental non-profit, seeks high energy, self-starter executive for part-time management position.
Responsibilities:

  • Management and growth of all-volunteer Board of Directors. Work with Board to assist in driving our mission, friend-raising, and fundraising.
  • Fund development of private donors and grants; grant writing.
  • Financial management including budgeting, financial controls, and doing more with less.
  • Public relations, marketing, and advocacy out in the community driving our mission and goals.
  • Volunteer management including day-to-day tasks as well as event direction and coordination.
  • Knowledge of 21st century internet and social media / web 2.0 savviness.

Required skills, attributes and education:

  • Bachelor’s degree. 5 or more years of work experience preferred.
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Outstanding  interpersonal  and  diplomatic  skills;  ability  to  build  trust  and  build  rapport  with  a  broad range of people. Friendly, outgoing and professional demeanor.
  • Maturity of judgment, high degree of integrity and discretion, high degree of self-motivation and taking initiative.
  • Ability  to  work  well  in  a  small,  entrepreneurial  setting,  taking  on  multiple  tasks  and  adapting  as  our needs and priorities change.
  • Ability to work in an organization that requires collaboration with like-minded organizations.

Compensation:
Part  time  position  averaging  twenty  five  (25)  hours  per  week  with  salary  compensation  depending  on experience. Stipends for cell phone, gas allowance, and partial health may be considered. Our expectation is that the individual will work from his / her own home with significant amount of time out in the community.

How to Apply:
Please submit a resume, cover letter, three professional references, and a specific outline describing why you are  the  ideal  person  to  lead  the  Friends’  organization.  Review  of  applications  will  begin  immediately  but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. All replies will be held in complete confidence.

Please send by email to: NapaEnviroED@Gmail.com.

Only  responses  to  the  above  email  address  will  be  considered.  Please  do  not  contact  individual  Board members.

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