Executive Director

Job Description
Type of Job: 
Main Areas of Responsibility: 

Organize and lead an annual campaign of direct solicitation; identify new and cultivate existing donors, solicit gifts, and steward donors; diversifying funding sources; stay abreast of the latest in fundraising and philanthropy; prepare fundraising materials, letters, marketing materials, etc; recruit and coordinate volunteers; manage the administrative aspects of fundraising; plan, organize, and produce special events; and other duties as required.

Additional Areas of Responsibility: 

Develop and implement annual fundraising plan; continue implementation of race equity within the organization; work with accountant to manage the organization’s finances; manage daily operations and business matters; manage all aspects of Board work; engage with the legal community in NM; facilitate and represent interests of EAJ in negotiations regarding potential future partnership with State Bar of NM; manage and maintain all records of the organization; and other duties as required.

Other Information/Requirements: 

$40k-50k/yr. Two years+ experience in non-profit management and/or resource development; success leading a direct-solicitation fundraising campaign; work independently as the sole staff; strong written and verbal communications skills; strong organizational skills; community outreach and relationship-building skills; ability to organize, inform, and build the Board of Directors; and commitment to advancing racial and economic justice. Please see website for full job description.

How to Apply: 

Apply in confidence by January 29th by emailing a cover letter, resume, and three references specifying how you meet each of the qualifications, experience, and job duties outlined above to Susan G. Chappell, Board President at susangchappell.law at gmail.com. Please put your name and EAJ Application in the subject line. EAJ is an equal opportunity employer.

Contact Information
Susan G. Chappell
New Mexico
Zip/Postal Code: 
Business Phone: 
(505) 339-8096
Email Address: 
Internal Info
Date to Post: 
Jan 14 2021
Date to Remove: 
Jan 29 2021

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