|Senior Director, Public Education|
|National Fire Protection Association|
About Us and Our Philosophy:
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is a global nonprofit organization, established in 1896, devoted to eliminating death, injury, property and economic loss due to fire, electrical and related hazards. Our mission is to help save lives and reduce loss with information, knowledge and passion. We deliver information and knowledge through more than 300 consensus codes and standards, research, training, education, outreach and advocacy; and by partnering with others who share an interest in furthering our mission. To learn more about NFPA, please visit www.nfpa.org
NFPA is an equal opportunity employer and as such, we do not discriminate against any team member or candidate because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, or any other basis protected by law. We encourage all to apply because we believe a diversity of voices leads to better discussions, decisions, and outcomes for everyone.
NFPA is seeking an innovative team builder to lead all functions within our Public Education and Wildfire group, which develops easy-to-use educational programs, tools and resources for all ages and audiences. The Senior Director, Public Education will serve as the primary public education expert at NFPA and lead a passionate and skilled staff team that is responsible for all internal and external public education messaging and program development. This leader will also be responsible for leading relationships that will help us grow our impact, including our exciting new partnership with the National Center for Fire and Life Safety.
Your Contribution and Position Outcomes
A successful Senior Director, Public Education will:
As the incoming Senior Director, Public Education, you will possess many, though perhaps not all, of the following characteristics and qualifications:
How to Join Our Team:
Using the link below, please upload a resume alongside a thoughtful and targeted cover letter, outlining how your skills and experience meet the qualifications of the position and stating how you heard about this opportunity, both in Word format, addressed to Lorraine Carli, Vice President of Outreach and Advocacy. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
About our Partner: Commongood Careers
NFPA has partnered with Commongood Careers to conduct the search for a Senior Director, Public Education. Commongood Careers is a mission-driven search firm that supports the hiring needs of high-impact nonprofits. With an approach that leverages robust talent networks, recruitment and search management expertise, and a deep understanding of our clients’ missions and cultures, we help organizations secure the talent they need to create greater social impact. Since our founding in 2005, Commongood Careers has led more than 800 searches at 300 organizations in 33 states, making us one of the most experienced and dedicated nonprofit search firms in the country. Learn more about nonprofit job opportunities at Commongood Careers.
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