Executive Director

Sustainable Marblehead

Sustainable Marblehead, a nonprofit organization working to protect the environment and address climate change on a local level, is seeking a part-time executive director to oversee the organization’s activities and operations and guide its future growth. This is a volunteer position with the possibility of a monthly stipend. The ideal candidate will be a Marblehead resident who is passionate about the town, wants to make a difference in protecting its natural resources for future generations, and is knowledgeable about policies and practices necessary for Marblehead to achieve sustainability.


The executive director reports to the organization’s board of directors and is a voting member of the board. He or she also serves as an ex officio member of the organization’s four working groups (Clean Energy and Public Policy, Conservation, Education, and Transportation) and works with the executive committee to ensure that the groups’ activities are well coordinated and effective.


In addition, the executive director is responsible for:

  • Working with the board of directors to set the organization’s strategic goals and track progress in meeting those goals;

  • Overseeing the organization’s marketing, fundraising, and communications activities and acting as the chief spokesperson for the organization;

  • Ensuring that the organization’s financial resources are well managed and its nonprofit, tax-exempt status is protected; and

  • Working with board committees, consultants, and interns.


Interested candidates are asked to send a cover letter and resume to: sustainablemarblehead@gmail.com. More information about Sustainable Marblehead is available on its website at www.sustainablemarblehead.org and on its Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/sustainablemarblehead/?ref=bookmarks.

Marblehead, Mass., USA