Spherion has been contracted to provide the search for the next Executive Director/CEO of the Fargo Moorhead Area Foundation. FMAF is a community foundation created in 1960 by and for the people of Cass and Clay Counties Minnesota. The Foundation helps people give back to the community and ensures that community needs are addressed now and into perpetuity by working in partnership with individuals, families, businesses, and professional advisors. The FM Area Foundation manages charitable funds and provides grants to qualified nonprofit organizations and scholarships to students. Since 1960 the Foundation has granted over $54 million back to the community and has about $100 million in assets. They currently have 7 staff, a 14-member Board of Directors and an operating budget of around $1 million annually.
The Role & Responsibilities of the Executive Director/CEO include, but are not limited to,
Candidate Background & Experience Requirements; (full job description is available upon request)
Experience leading large, complex programs with accountability for data-informed decision making, managing, and leading through others and effectively stewarding external stakeholder relationships. Communication skills in a variety of settings, grant management, leading the business and the staff to success and to meet the mission, values and vision of the organization. Community & regional knowledge and personal network will have a strong preference due to the community focus necessary for success.
Bachelor’s Degree required. An Advanced Degree strongly preferred as is previous business or nonprofit management experience.
Interested candidates please send a confidential resume and cover letter of your interest by email to Kathleentoft@spherion.com
All referrals, applications and inquiries will be handled with utmost confidentiality.
Job ID: 54358962
Fargo, North Dakota, United States
Position Title: Executive Director/CEO
Company Name: Fargo Moorhead Area Foundation
Job Function: CEO/Executive Director/President
Job Type: Full-Time
Min Education: BA/BS/Undergraduate