The Executive Director is a dynamic leader and visionary who possesses a proven track record of successful planned and implemented marketing, development, fundraising, social media, volunteer and retail programs. Highly organized and self-motivated, the Executive Director is energetic with excellent communication skills and strong leadership and management acumen. The Executive Director drives the professional strategic direction, culture, and overall management of Cat Depot.
The Executive Director is responsible for the overall management and oversight of the organization and in coordination with the Director of Operations to meet the values, vision, and mission of the organization as approved by the Board of Directors of the Cat Depot.
Education and Professional Requirement
Experience: Minimum of 10 years’ experience in a senior fundraising leadership position with an animal welfare organization or equivalent. (CFRE preferred)
Health: Ability to work with and around the zoonotic disease, injured, and fractious animals, allergens, chlorine, and other chemicals.
Time commitment: Position requires a minimum of 8 hours per day, 40 hours per week and will include weekend, night and holiday work.
Physical Abilities: Must be able to lift 20 lbs. repeatedly, stand or sit for long periods of time, bend, lift, haul, and have the agility to rescue and contain a loose cat.