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Executive Director

Company: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Date Posted: December 12, 2017

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, a highly regarded national voluntary health services agency, is seeking a talented Executive Director for its Arkansas Chapter. The Executive Director will take an entrepreneurial approach to setting strategies and organizing operations to maximize the fundraising potential of this nearly $1.3 million Chapter, with an office in Little Rock and and remote staff in Northwest Arkansas. Candidates should have the ability to bring staff, volunteers and community leaders together to achieve a common goal.

The ideal candidate will have: at least 7 years of non-profit experience directing staff and partnering with volunteer boards, a proven track record of developing corporate partnerships and have a proficiency of applying sales technique to a non-profit setting. The ideal candidate will also display the ability to parlay “the search for a cure” into effective relationship building and fundraising projects. Experience providing strategic direction and practical oversight to a full range of special event fundraising activities such as pledge-based and ticketed events, as well as success with annual fund and major gift programs is essential. Field travel is required and a familiarity with both NW Arkansas and Little Rock communities is valuable.

For immediate consideration, please visit the employment section of our website under jobs located in Arkansas and submit your resume, cover letter and salary requirements.