1000 Friends of Iowa — a nonprofit organization focused on land use education founded in 1998 — is looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated and detail-oriented individual to fulfill the role of executive director. The executive director serves as the primary spokesperson for 1000 Friends of Iowa and cultivates audiences to support and promote the mission and vision of the organization. We seek someone quick-witted and politically savvy, with an ability to find common ground among individuals who may not share basic political beliefs. This person will run the day-to-day inner workings of a small non-profit including: overseeing financial and fundraising activities, conducting outreach and education programming, and collaborating with others to address local, regional and state-wide land use priorities.
Additional information about this opportunity, including desired qualifications, experience and benefits is available on the 1000 Friends of Iowa website here: http://www.new.1000friendsofiowa.org/1000-friends-seeks-executive-director/
Applications will be accepted through February, 16 2015. No phone calls, please.
Please submit cover letter, resume and contact information for three references to:
1000 Friends of Iowa
3850 Merle Hay Road, Suite 605
Des Moines, IA 50310