Jobs at Posse
Jobs at Posse

Director - Houston

The primary responsibilities of the Director are to represent the youth-focused mission of the program, manage the financial operations and the development goals of the site, maintain strong university partner relationships, work closely with a local advisory board to raise the annual budget, and to recruit and manage a team that ensures the coordination of all program operations. The Director must be highly motivated, organized, enthusiastic, willing to travel, a great communicator, hardworking, and a strong role model. The Director reports to the Chief Operating Officer and works closely with the CFO/CAO and the Vice President of Development.

Qualities/Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of management experience required
  • Graduate degree preferred
  • Proven track record of raising funds from diverse sources, including major gifts from individuals, foundations, and corporations
  • Knowledge of and connections to the funding community in Houston
  • Experience working with a fundraising board
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to multi-task
  • Decisive
  • Self-motivated
  • A strong and inspiring leader
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
  • Knowledge of university structure and policy
  • Knowledge of Houston public high schools
  • Knowledge of higher education and educational access
  • Willing to travel
  • Demonstrated belief in Posse’s mission and values
To apply please click here.

Open until filled. Only accepting applications from new candidates.

No phone calls please.

Posse Mission & History

Sgriffin Posse Retreat Select 152 "I never would’ve dropped out of college if I’d had my posse with me." Learn more about how Posse got its start.