Executive Director

Results Foundation | Eden Prairie, MN

Results Foundation is a nonprofit organization established by RE/MAX Results with a mission to give back to local communities by providing grants and scholarships to students and to organizations that provide housing, health, education, and mentorship programs throughout Minnesota and Wisconsin, believing there is no greater investment than helping people overcome obstacles in life to achieve their goals.

The Executive Director of Results Foundation is responsible for the overall success of fulfilling the Foundation’s mission by providing leadership, overseeing the day-to-day operations strategic vision and operating excellence. Reporting directly to the Board of Directors, it is the ED’s responsibility to accomplish the objectives and goal while updating the board on daily operations and to ensure the mission of the organization is being fulfilled.

Additional responsibilities and duties include but are not limited:

• Work collaboratively with the Board in formulating and implementing the strategic direction and goals while communicating regularly with the Board
• Provide the leadership, communication, management skills and effective internal and external relations that provide transparency to the operations
• Oversee day-to-day operations including organizing service day projects, managing volunteers, event budgets and logistics, and vendor relationships
• Establish and adhere to organizational policies, best practices, and procedures

Fund Distribution:
• Work in coordination with the Board to establish and communication grant making strategies and priorities
• Oversee grant-making program and processes to include an application process, forms, timeline, and reporting requirements, and make appropriate changes as needed
• Communicate with housing and community partners, and university staff regarding fund distribution and compliance follow-up impact reports
• Develop and implement proper procedures to record Foundation distributions and handle documentation in accordance to auditors’ requirements

Development and Fundraising:
• Identify and build relationships with organizations throughout MN and WI that align with the foundation’s mission
• Identify, plan, and execute annual events to increase awareness and donor engagement
• Maintain compliance with applicable laws governing a 501c 3 corporation
• Create stewardship plan aimed to recognize past and present donor gifts and track acknowledgments

Public Relations:
• Act as a liaison and ambassador, maintain and create new relationships on behalf of the Foundation
• Create and implement a marketing and communication plan to include strategies that will increase visibility and fundraising activities for the foundation
• Serve as primary spokesperson and representative within the community, donors, and major event sponsors
• Maintain updated website information and use social media to promote our work
• Create articles for publication and newsletters, to create a frequent stream of positive communications regarding the activities of Results Foundation
• Respond to all communication requests for general and specific information

Experience and Qualification Requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree from a four-year accredited educational institution, preferred
• Demonstrate understanding of charitable organizations, operations, and volunteer management
• Experience in community relations and/or corporate foundations, development, and fundraising
• Excellent written communication and verbal presentation skills
• Ability to work independently, proactively, and collaborative within an organization
• An understanding of affordable housing issue
• Have a passion for connecting with the community to continue building on the work of Results Foundation

Weekly Work Hours:
• 25-29 hours per week, with the possibility of changing based on demand

• Commensurate with Experience

To Apply:
• Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to: Jobs_3@results.net