Executive Director

JDRF is the leading global organization focused on type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. JDRFs goal is
to progressively remove the impact of T1D from peoples lives until we achieve a world without
T1D. JDRF collaborates with a wide spectrum of partners and is the only organization with the
scientific resources, policy influence and a working plan to bring life-changing therapies from the
lab to the community. As the largest charitable supporter of T1D research, JDRF has invested
nearly $2B in research over the past 45 years and is sponsoring scientific research in 17 countries
worldwide. For more information, please visit www.jdrf.org.

Managing a team of three, the Executive Director is responsible for creating an atmosphere for
the volunteers and staff to succeed in meeting the objectives of the mission. He or she will
accomplish this through leadership, management and growth of the chapter territory including
annual budget development, planning, implementation and evaluation of all chapter operations
and events in conjunction with the chapter Board of Directors.

Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 7 years of professional non-profit fundraising
experience, 4+ years of which would be in a supervisory role, with a clear record of achievement
in a complex, mission-driven organization. For-profit experience combined with non-profit
experience is a plus. Demonstrated success in fundraising specifically with major donors is
essential. Possessing the experience and ability to partner with strong and active volunteer
leaders is critical, as is the ability to work successfully with a large network of passionate
volunteers. The successful candidate will have knowledge of business and management
principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, leadership technique, production
methods, human behavior and performance, and coordination of people and
resources. Proficiency in non-profit fiscal and strategic management is essential. Must be a team
player that has the experience and ability to interface with all levels of staff and volunteers. Must
develop, grow, manage, and utilize relationships with the capability to leverage relationships and
negotiate agreements. A Bachelors degree is required; CFRE is a plus. Ability to travel locally is
required; occasional overnight travel as needed.

For a complete position description, listing of qualifications and additional information on JDRF
International, visit our website at www.lambertassoc.com.
Qualified candidates may send resume and salary history to:
Tara Sweeney
Lambert & Associates
222 South Manoa Road
Suite 201
Havertown, PA 19083
tsweeney@lambertassoc.com