Chief Executive Officer | Grantmakers in Aging

Position: 
Chief Executive Officer
Location: 
Flexible/Remote Location
Organization Name: 
Grantmakers in Aging

Background

Grantmakers in Aging seeks a facilitative coalition builder as their next Chief Executive Officer. Grantmakers In Aging (GIA) is the nation’s leading membership organization of funders serving aging philanthropy, with the mission to promote and strengthen grantmaking for an aging society. Believing a society which is better for older adults is better for people of all ages, GIA acts as a relevant and responsive network, resource, and champion, amplifying the voices of older people and issues of aging. For more information, please visit www.giaging.org.

Job Summary

The CEO is responsible for the overall successful operation and performance of GIA.  All activities of GIA shall be carried out under the leadership and direction of the CEO who, in partnership with the Board, sets the strategic direction of the organization and oversees daily operations to ensure GIA achieves its strategic and financial objectives.

Responsibilities

The CEO manages an annual budget of approximately $1.6 million and oversees three staff. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated success in a senior leadership position and an interest in the field of grantmaking for an aging society. Membership organization or professional or trade association experience would be a plus. Candidates could have experience working on behalf of older adults in a direct service or grantmaking role, but could also come from a variety of other settings. GIA seeks to build a diverse staff and membership and candidates from traditionally underrepresented communities and historically oppressed groups are strongly encouraged to apply. A bachelor’s degree is required; an advanced degree is preferred.

How to Apply

Grantmakers in Aging has retained Morris & Berger to conduct the Chief Executive Officer search. To apply and to review the full position description, please submit application, including resume and a letter of interest, in confidence to Morris & Berger through their website: https://morrisberger.com/position.php?id=2128