The PUSD Education Foundation are
currently seeking a professional, innovative and enthusiastic Executive Director for the public school district education foundation, based in beautiful Prescott, Arizona.
As the sole private education foundation supporting the Prescott Unified School District, we work in partnership with the school district to reach our goal of becoming the best school district in the State of Arizona. We depend on the contributions of time and money from the Prescott community to support our work of providing the best education for our students and the best working environment for our teachers and staff. If you share our passion for public education, join us in this excellent career opportunity.
This position is responsible for these key areas: fundraising, strong leadership, planning, relationship management, and development. Reporting to the Executive Board of Directors, the Executive Director is the face of the PUSD Education Foundation. As Executive Director, this role provides leadership and direction to the board and volunteers to fulfill the mission of the foundation.
• Work with the board to nurture individual, corporate, and foundation donors.
• Lead the interaction with the community through convening, speaking and partnering with a diverse group of funders, policy makers
• Oversee the development of long-range goals, annual work plans, budgets and
• Make certain the flow of funds permits the organization to make steady progress toward its mission and that those funds are allocated to ensure programmatic success and leverage other community resources.Qualifications:Education:
An undergraduate degree is required. A degree in Business Administration, Marketing, Non-Profit Management or a business-related field preferred.Ideal Experience:
Minimum of 5 years related experience. Proven successful leadership in an organization – non-profit, corporate or governmental. Proven fundraising experience including major gifts with a history of repeated success. Experience managing a significant annual budget, working with a volunteer board, and developing a strategic plan.
For more information, please read the Executive Director Job Description: Executive_Director_Job_Description.docx
If you're interested in applying, resumes can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org