Nonprofit Executive Director

Organization: FRIENDS of Cabrillo Marine Aquarium (AZA Member)
Location: San Pedro, California, United States
Job or Internship: Job

FRIENDS of Cabrillo Marine Aquarium* is soliciting applications for the full-time, paid position of Executive Director. The Executive Director, who reports to a Board of Directors, is responsible for fundraising and management of FRIEND’s staff, in support of activities and programs of the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium. Potential candidates should provide evidence of their qualifications, including, but not limited to, experience related to fundraising, donor solicitation, membership, special fundraising events, office/employee management, gift shop management, budgeting, networking, progress reporting and involvement in major capital development efforts. Application materials should include a one-page letter of introduction, detailed resume and three references who may be contacted. Pay will be commensurate with candidate’s qualifications. Please provide salaries for the last three positions held within the last five years. Highly qualified candidates may be asked for additional information and/or invited to a personal interview by the Board Selection Committee. Applications should be sent by 5:00 p.m. (PST), September 6, 2013 to Dr. Ralph G. Appy, Chair, FRIENDS of Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive, San Pedro, CA 90731. Materials may also be submitted electronically to *FRIENDS of Cabrillo Marine Aquarium is a 501(c)(3) organization that operates under an agreement with the City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks to generate funds for the programs and facilities of Cabrillo Marine Aquarium.