The Peace Alliance seeks a dynamic Executive Director based in the Washington, DC area.
We are a grassroots educational and advocacy organization focused on transforming how individuals, communities and nations respond to conflict and violence. The prevention and intervention solutions we promote have proven effective in saving lives and dollars while enhancing cooperation skills and increasing social resilience.
We are seeking someone who has a passion for our mission to make the work of peacebuilding a national priority and who is willing to step up in a powerful leadership capacity to help inspire and guide the organization. This person should be organized, creative, dynamic, self-motivated, deeply collaborative and called to the work of ushering in a more peaceful era in the world.
The Executive Director is responsible for all functional areas of operations. This position requires a dynamic leader who can serve as spokesperson for the organization at events, with media, at fundraising events, on the Hill and with the general public.
The successful candidate should be attentive to detail and have the proven ability to work with diverse groups. The Executive Director working in our NW Washington office will report to the Chairs of The Peace Alliance Board and Peace Alliance Educational Institute.
Contact and relationships with Hill staff, academics and public policy leaders, in the areas of our organizational focus as well as grassroots organizing experience are a plus.
Key Areas of Responsibility:
Programs and Services: Advocacy, Education, and Alliances
Minimum 8 years executive level experience.
This is a part time or full time position. Salary dependent on experience and fit with our organization’s mission.
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