Winn Feline Foundation (www.winnfelinefoundation.org) is a 50-year-old international 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to promote the health of cats by funding feline specific health research and education. Known as the preeminent leader in its field, Winn has funded over $7 million to date in health studies at more than 30 partner institutions worldwide. Winn produces webinars on feline health topics for veterinarians, technicians, breeders and cat owners, as well as co-sponsoring international veterinary conferences. Winn shares information via website articles, podcasts, videos, blogs and newsletters and research links
Winn has strategically identified opportunities for exponential growth by targeting the ever-growing cat-owning public, which is approaching 80 million new potential supporters. Currently underway is a comprehensive rebranding effort, to include a change in name and logo. A national marketing campaign is actively in development with a national marketing firm, including a completely redesigned UX-compliant website. The appropriate Executive Director will be responsible for hiring competent, experienced development/marketing staff to assist in this endeavor.
This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for the right candidate to direct and implement the total rebranding of a long-established organization with the full support of the Board of Directors. Further, Winn is committed to universal equality through intentional inclusion and diversity. Any applicant with the vision, determination, and dedication to effect change and truly leave their mark should apply.
SUMMARY The Executive Director provides leadership and is a spokesperson within the realm of feline health. They are responsible for the organization’s consistent and overall achievement of its mission, goals and financial objectives, including strategic planning, staff development, communications, and fundraising and board governance. Additionally, the Executive Director works closely with the Board, assisting in the development of plans and policies to enhance our mission. They will further oversee and coordinate rebranding of the organization to target new audiences, including the cat owning public. Familiarity with rebranding and national marketing campaigns is highly desired.
CLASSIFICATION Full-time, exempt – Work from Home or Remote Office
SUPERVISOR Winn’s Governance Committee
How To Apply
To apply you must go to https://www.nppn.co/career-opportunities and click the Apply button under the Winn Foundation logo