Executive Director, EqualityMaine

Portland, ME

EqualityMaine, www.equalitymaine.org, offers an extraordinary opportunity for a collaborative, innovative, and visionary executive director to lead this highly respected and historically successful organization into its new future, following the passage of marriage equality in Maine in 2012.  The new director will be passionate about EqualityMaine’s mission, skilled at building bridges and forming new partnerships, and able to articulate the organizational vision in a way that inspires and moves to action a range of stakeholders – from rural Mainers, to the State Legislature.  Founded in 1984, the organization is the largest LGBT organization in Maine, with a $500,000 budget and 5.25 FTE staff. It is headquartered in Portland, ME, with a satellite office in Brewer ME.   

This search is being conducted by Third Sector New England’s Executive Transitions Program, led by Transition Consultant Jeremy Phillips, and Equality Federation, led by Director of Member and State Services, Fran Hutchins.

To view the complete position description and/or to apply please visit: http://www.tsne.org/jobs/equalitymaine  

Due to the pace of this search, candidates are strongly encouraged to apply promptly. The priority application deadline is November 1, 2013.  Applications will be accepted beyond that date until the position is filled.