Manna Project International (MPI), a nonprofit operating health, education, and economic empowerment programs in Nicaragua and Ecuador, is looking for our next visionary Executive Director to set a path for growth and achieve our vision of creating communities of young leaders that help break the cycle of poverty in underserved communities around the world.
Since 2004, Manna Project International has fostered communities of talented young leaders to become the next generation of social change agents by engaging in collaborative, on-the-ground service with international communities in need. MPI’s talented staff and volunteers operate 33 programs impacting over 5,000 beneficiaries annually. We seek to empower and develop our short-term and long-term volunteers through active skills building and hands-on leadership opportunities over the course of their service. For more background on MPI, please visit our website, www.mannaproject.org.
MPI has continuously grown and evolved its impact over the past 13 years through creative partnerships, award-winning programs and initiatives, and increasingly diverse sources of funding. In 2017-2018, we hope to launch the next phase of our organization’s growth and trajectory.
The Executive Director (ED) serves as the key management leader of Manna Project International and works closely with the Board of Directors to execute the organization’s vision and mission, set and manage the organizational budget, support and oversee programmatic and operational staff, and build and develop relationships with key stakeholder groups and individuals. Other duties include fundraising, marketing, and volunteer recruitment.
The Executive Director’s daily responsibilities include any and all tasks necessary to maintaining and improving the operations of the organization, including but not limited to:
Occasional travel will be required for the ED position.
Salary: $48,000-$55,000 based on qualifications with potential for salary increase depending on organizational growth
Start Date: Summer 2017
Location: Remote. The successful candidate must be comfortable working remotely, with the ability to lead organizational operations with limited in-person interaction.
How to apply: Send a resume and cover letter describing your fit with MPI and with this position to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please Note: Only short-listed applicants will be notified.