Executive Director

Marine Raider Foundation
Remote, Remote

The Marine Raider Foundation provides benevolent support to active duty and medically retired MARSOC Raiders and their families, as well as to the families of Raiders who have lost their lives in service to our Nation. Since standing up in May of 2012, the Marine Raider Foundation has provided over $5.5 million in support to MARSOC Marines, Sailors, and their families. The Foundation aims to meet needs unmet by the government with an emphasis on building personal and family resiliency and supporting the full reintegration of MARSOC personnel following wounds, injuries, and extended deployments. The Marine Raider Foundation’s four main programs are: Raider Support, Family Resiliency Support, Tragedy Assistance and Survivor Support, and Raider Legacy & Preservation Support.

Marine Raider Foundation seeks an Executive Director who will be an experienced, entrepreneurial, articulate, and highly motivated professional who can foster relationships with key funding organizations and philanthropic individuals to create enduring partnerships with the Foundation. The Executive Director is expected to have a significant impact on increasing the scale of financial planning, integrity of the organization, and brand development. Specific experience includes:

  • At least five years of leadership and non-profit experience, with a demonstrable track record of successful fundraising and budgeting.
  • Experience leading and motivating a small, diverse staff and Board and fostering a collaborative, results-oriented culture.
  • Track record of increasing revenue at a national level through fundraising and donor relationship-building.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to deal with a wide range of relationships and situations.
  • Excellent communication skills and an effective public speaker. Strong writing and editing skills in traditional and digital media, including proposals, reports, public relations, and press releases. Ability to supervise others in these capacities.
  • An understanding of military values and the issues facing military families is desired.
  • Self-starter with a proven ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks with varying deadlines.
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution, preferably in business, marketing, public affairs, or a related discipline.

Development Resources, inc. (DRi) is leading this search for the Marine Raider Foundation. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications are invited to learn more and apply by visiting  https://driconsulting.com/MRF-executive-director or via email at [email protected]