Community Director

Job posting
Closing date: 2 May 2019

Break Away is a national nonprofit that supports thoughtful and ethical community-based learning through training, assisting, and connecting campuses and communities. We’re working to create a society of active citizens - people who make community a priority in their values and life choices. We are small but mighty. We’re looking for colleagues who:

  • innovate
  • overdeliver
  • adapt quickly
  • feel and practice ownership
  • invest time, energy, and resources well
  • believe what they do matters

The Community Director has a key role in the financial sustainability, strategic planning, program marketing, and technology development at a growing nonprofit doing our part to build capacity in communities through education, resource sharing, and intentional citizen engagement. The Community Director works alongside and in close partnership with the Executive Director and our other leaders, the Programs Director and Membership Director.

The Community Director is responsible for leading external partnership development with NGOs, nonprofits, and neighborhood-based organizations; creating professional development resources for individuals working with volunteers; setting division strategy and revenue goals; and supporting and expanding the current network of more than 900 community organization members. The Community Director position is relatively new and offers a unique opportunity for a motivated individual who is invested in leading the innovation and growth of an emerging aspect of our work.

How to apply

Please submit a resume and cover letter to Executive Director, Sam Giacobozzi - Submissions received before February 14th will receive priority attention. Any questions about the position may also be directed to - no calls please. Anticipated start is late March - early April 2019.


122 N Avondale Rd
Suite 245
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
United States
Non-Competitive Eligibility (NCE):

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