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Posting Date:  04-30-2024


Job Title: Executive Director

Job Classification:  Full Time/Non Exempt 

Core Job Description:

At this pivotal point in its growth, Daya seeks a deeply compassionate and strategic leader with a genuine interest in addressing abuse and violence in the South Asian community. We are seeking a hands-on, results-driven, and collaborative Executive Director to decisively grow our impact in the Greater Houston area over the years to come. The Executive Director will be accountable for the growth, sustainability, and impact of the organization and
serve as the primary spokesperson for the organization with community stakeholders, partners, and funders. The Executive Director is responsible for the achievement of all operational and strategic goals, including donor development, fiscal management, board relations, staff oversight, compliance to legal standards, community relations and engagement, and all other administrative matters. Most importantly, the ideal candidate will have an entrepreneurial spirit to evaluate, design, and implement strategies and programs that address the mission and emerging needs in the field. Reporting directly to the Board, the Executive Director will oversee the annual operating budget of ~$1.7M+, a recent $2M grant from Mackenzie Scott, and a team of 12+ passionate employees.

Pay Rate: Salary is based on a variety of factors including but not limited to skill set, level,and years of previous/applicable experience. Salary range for this role is between $120,000- $150,000, with a generous benefits package, which includes 100%employer paid health insurance, vision, 403b retirement plan with employer contributions, life insurance, short term disability, ADD plan, and competitive PTO policy.



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