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Junior League of Nashville

Managing Director

Junior League of Nashville


Job Summary

The Managing Director is the heartbeat of JLN, ensuring seamless daily operations. This role bridges continuity across different presidential terms, managing budgets, staff, donor relations, databases, property, and electronic/paper communications. Balancing administrative duties with strategic alignment, the Managing Director champions our mission, acting as a steward of the League while the President leads.

Job Responsibilities

Skills We Seek

  • Effective Communication: The Managing Director adeptly communicates, building positive relationships at all levels of the organization.
  • Stakeholder Management: Proficient in managing stakeholders—JLN Membership, Board of Directors, Board of Trust, and community partners.
  • Mental Agility: Swiftly adapts to changing circumstances.
  • Donor Cultivation and Retention: Skillful in nurturing donor relationships.
  • Technological Savvy: Curious and comfortable with technology.
  • Staff Management: Competent in leading and supporting staff.
  • Educator: Capable of imparting knowledge effectively.

Characteristics We Value

  • Servant-Leadership Style: You lead by serving others, fostering collaboration and growth.
  • Proactive Connector: Initiates meaningful connections, amplifying our impact.
  • Anticipator: Foresees challenges and opportunities, driving proactive solutions.
  • Comfortable Leading Both Directly & Indirectly: Adapts leadership style as needed.


  • Education: A Bachelor’s degree in a related field is required.
  • Experience: A minimum of 5 years in volunteer management and fund development, including experience in leading staff and overseeing budgets.

Additional Information


Medical, 403b

How to Apply

Email resume and cover letter to brhoten@jlnashville.org


  • Date Posted: March 20, 2024
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Administrative
  • Service Area: Philanthropy / CSR
  • Salary Range: $75,000-$100,000