Cocheco Valley Humane Society is currently seeking an Executive Director. If you’re interested in this position and believe yourself to be qualified, you can apply through Indeed.com.

Executive Director

Description/Responsibilities:

This is an ideal opportunity for a senior professional who is passionate about animal welfare and enjoys leading a dynamic organization. This individual will be responsible for overall management and execution of the organization’s vision, goals, and values.

Requirements:

  • At least five years of experience in a senior management role in the nonprofit sector.
    Significant fundraising and development experience, including planning, prospect development, donor stewardship, and grants.
  • Strong leadership, excellent organizational, development, interpersonal, marketing, communications, administration, team building, and strategic planning skills.
  • Independent, innovative and a solution-based thinker with outstanding leadership, networking, and motivational skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills, including public speaking.
  • Capacity to prioritize and handle multiple tasks and projects successfully.
  • Capable of working in an environment where animals are consistently present.

Education/Training:

Bachelor’s Degree required.
SAWA certification and/or experience managing an animal welfare organization is preferred, but not required.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

Senior management: 5 years (Required)

Education:

Bachelor’s (Required)