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Career Opportunities


The YWCA Malden Executive Director functions as the chief executive officer of the organization. In this capacity h/she must be a strong, articulate and charismatic leader with excellent supervision, outreach and fundraising skills. Overall knowledge and experience in nonprofit governance, management, compliance and finance, board support and management, development strategy and implementation, program design and delivery, plant management, and public relations are all key elements of the position. An understanding and passion for the YWCA mission and our social change work are required.

The successful candidate will have the highest moral and ethical standards, self-accountability and confidence. H/She will be a creative self-starter and a team leader/player with excellent organizational, speaking, and writing skills. H/she needs to feel comfortable speaking to large groups, managing teams, chairing committees, and working independently; and modeling energy, passion and strong work ethic.

A Bachelor's degree is required; an MBA or advanced degree is preferred. Five years of increasingly responsible administrative experience, at least two of which shall have been at an executive level in a management and fundraising capacity. Experience in nonprofit service, fiscal, grant, contract, public relations and human resources management a must. Demonstrated leadership/track record in fundraising and capacity building.

The YWCA offers competitive compensation and benefits relative to organizations of its size. The current operation budget is $1,300,000.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the nature of the YWCA’s work all employees undergo a background check.

YWCA Malden is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Immigration Reform and Control Act/Americans with Disabilities Act Employer


Submit a completed application, cover letter and resume, by 10/11/2017 to: Please email any questions to and include your phone number in the query.

YWCA Malden, 54 Washington Street, Malden MA 02148
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