ED Job Search

April 27, 2018

We’re searching for a new Executive Director to start by early July. Join our team and be part of the growing Miami youth movement. We are an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages applications from women, people of color, people with disabilities and LGBTQ people.

SALARY AND BENEFITS: The salary will depending on the applicant’s experience, ranging from $60,000-$65,000. Benefits include health care, paid vacation days, travel and cell phone reimbursement, and family and medical leave.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and consideration will be given to letters and resumes received by Noon on May 15, 2018.


Engage Miami seeks a strategically focused and visionary Executive Director to shape, inspire and manage the organization’s future in collaboration with a talented staff and a deeply committed Board of Directors. The Executive Director must be driven, dynamic, flexible and able to navigate and thrive within our growing organization, while working to transform electorate engagement in Miami. The ideal candidate can ask for $10—$100,000 to support the work, introduce an official at a debate, design an annual organizational work­-plan and budget, work collaboratively with the staff, and help a talented organizer perfect her field plan, all in the same week.


Desired Qualifications

2+ years managing and working with staff, interns, youth, and consultants and working with a Board of Directors in a collaborative team environment

Experience doing fundraising through individual donor cultivation and stewardship. Experience making direct asks in the range of $100 ­- $20,000

Experience raising and managing a budget of $250,000+, funder relationship development and grant­-writing, and events
2+ years of experience working on campaigns and/or issue advocacy

Strong relationships with leaders and organizations in the areas of politics, policy and advocacy in Miami

Prior experience with an evolving organization transitioning to the next level


Email a single PDF that includes your resume, cover letter, and three references.

Cover letters should be no more than 2 pages in length. In your cover letter, please share how your professional interests and passions specifically correlate to the mission and purpose of Engage Miami. Answer the questions: Why this role at Engage Miami? Why now? Why me?