Playworks, an organization devoted to improving education and stopping bullying in schools, is looking to hire an Executive Director for its Los Angeles offices. The chosen candidate for this position will be primarily responsible for the financial sustainability and growth of the program by developing local funding sources, increasing the number of school partnerships and leading the team that delivers excellent Playworks programs for schools throughout the local districts.
Other main responsibilities include:
- Manage Los Angeles-based fundraising activities including developing foundations relationships, corporate sponsorships and individual donor solicitation strategies.
- Oversee all aspects of Playworks’ Los Angeles programming, including program planning, implementation, expansion, evaluation and overall program quality.
- Serve as external face of Playworks in the community, within schools, in philanthropic circles and in the media to increase visibility and brand awareness.
- Work with community volunteers and volunteer agencies to promote greater community involvement.
Qualified applicants will have five or more years of experience as a successful leader in the nonprofit sector, government, private sector or education with proven visionary management, fundraising and strategic planning capability.
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