SEEDS is seeking a part-time Executive Director



SEEDS (Sustainable Energy Education & Development Support) of Northeastern PA is seeking a part-time Executive Director to continue its mission of promoting energy efficiency, renewable energy and sustainable living in our region. The Executive Director is responsible for overseeing the administration of the organization and its fundraising, and reports to the SEEDS volunteer Board of Directors. The ED may be involved in programming and the strategic direction of the organization.


  • Transparent and high integrity leadership;
  • Understanding and passion for sustainability, especially sustainable energy and energy efficiency;
  • Experience managing and successfully completing projects;
  • Experience budgeting, grant-writing, fundraising, and fiscal planning;
  • Excellent written and verbal skills; strong public speaking skills; and experience with print, radio, online, and social media;
  • Strong leadership and team-building skills; and also able to work independently;
  • Experience collaborating with other organizations and inspiring and mobilizing volunteers;
  • Degree in social sciences, environmental sciences, journalism, humanities or other related fields is strongly preferred, as this position is the very public face of a reputable community benefit organization.

Position offers part time salary, based on experience, flexible work hours and some telecommuting hours. The SEEDS office is located in Honesdale, PA. To apply, please send cover letter, resume and writing sample by 11/9/18 to SEEDS is an equal opportunity employer.