Executive Director/CEO

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Full Time



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1245 Elm Street
2nd Floor
New Hampshire
United States


Media Power Youth (MPY), a nonprofit based in Manchester, NH, seeks an Executive Director/CEO with leadership, managerial, operational and marketing expertise to guide MPY in providing high-quality, evidence-based media literacy programs, locally, regionally and nationally. MPY empowers youth to lead safe, healthy and successful lives through smart use of media.

Since 2001, MPY has provided media literacy education to educators, parents and providers of youth services and youth. Now, with evidence based status demonstrating effectiveness, MPY is building a regional and national presence through online distribution of resources for parents, educators and professionals serving children. The successful candidate will achieve financial and mission goals through management of operations, programs, earned income, and resource development.


Manage overall operations including finances, staffing, resources and earned income development, marketing, communications, board of directors, customer relations and nonprofit, foundation, government and business relationships and partnerships 

Lead innovative product and services development and marketing

Build strong relationships at the local, regional, state and national levels

Be a visible presence through public speaking, media and partnership building

Manage revenue generation activities including fundraising, grant writing, donor solicitation and earned income

Support all board activity including meetings, reports on operations and finances and board committees.

Ensure the  successful continuity of operations 

The ideal candidate will have:

Proven record in managing nonprofit or business operations including planning and management to achieve mission and goals

Experience and achievement in business/nonprofit management and leadership: finance, marketing, strategic partnerships, program planning and management, resource development

Experience in education including web based product development and distribution

Resource development experience including fund raising, grant writing and donor relations

Excellent written, oral and media communication skills

Strong organizational and marketing skills

Strong interpersonal skills

Ability to manage programs in media literacy, youth at-risk prevention, health promotion, parenting, professional development and youth media production

Bachelor’s degree required, master’s degree preferred with a minimum 7 years of leadership, program management/marketing and staff supervisory experience

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

Master's degree

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