Savannah Tree Foundation Executive Director

The executive director, under direction from the SSavannah Tree Foundation Board of Directors, has overall responsibility to manage the programs and day-to-day operations of the Savannah Tree Foundation, including supervision of staff, interns, and community volunteers. This position requires an excitement for continuously learning and teaching about trees and the role they play in society.

The ideal candidate will have proven experience in:
• Developing effective working relationships with government officials.
• Relationship building with community non-profits and partner organizations.
• Independent leadership for organization and administrative soundness.
• Financial development with community fundraising, initiating earned income opportunities, grant funding.
• Creating compelling outreach and education programs.
• Community event management and coordination.

This full-time position is scheduled to begin in fall 2017.

Detailed job description and application instructions

Location: Savannah, Georgia
Application deadline: September 15, 2017, open until filled