commit 782a7917e02504893a323421b2653808e3af11ff
Author: Damian Johnson <>
Date:   Thu Feb 22 13:56:43 2018 -0800

    Unlinked executive director job posting
    Erin asked me to publish the executive director job posting...
    Presently uploading that description so they can look this over before it's
    linked from our jobs page.
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+# Revision: $Revision: 25666 $
+# Translation-Priority: 3-low
+#include "head.wmi" TITLE="Tor Project: Jobs (executive administrator)" 
+<div id="content" class="clearfix">
+       <div id="breadcrumbs">
+    <a href="<page index>">Home &raquo; </a>
+    <a href="<page about/overview>">About &raquo; </a>
+    <a href="<page about/jobs>">Jobs</a>
+  </div>
+       <div id="maincol">
+<h2>Internet Freedom Nonprofit Seeks Executive Director</h2>
+The Tor Project, Inc., is a 501(c)(3) organization headquartered in Seattle 
that provides the technical infrastructure for privacy protection over the 
Internet, helping millions of activists, journalists and others around the 
world communicate securely. With paid staff and contractors of around 35 
engineers and operational support people, plus many volunteers all over the 
world who contribute to our work, the Tor Project is funded in part by 
government grants and contracts, as well as by individual, foundation, and 
corporate donations. Our mission is &quot;To advance human rights and freedoms 
by creating and deploying free and open anonymity and privacy technologies, 
supporting their unrestricted availability and use, and furthering their 
scientific and popular understanding.&quot;
+We are currently seeking an Executive Director to lead the organization into 
our next phase of growth and sustainability. This position can be based 
anywhere, as our work is international in scope. This person must be able to 
communicate regularly with the staff working on the ground at our 
organizational headquarters in Seattle. This position reports directly to the 
Tor Project Board of Directors.
+The Executive Director sets the tone for the organization, thinks 
strategically, and provides leadership and guidance in the day-to-day 
operations. The Tor Project does open source software development, and the 
Executive Director must be able to engage with various different stakeholders 
in managing the organization. Some of the key attributes of this person should 
+  <li>A strong public commitment to privacy, and a good understanding of 
related debates.</li>
+       <li>A good understanding of open source development culture, and a 
commitment to transparent organizations.</li>
+       <li>A strong commitment to creating and maintaining a healthy and safe 
working environment, including for remote participants.</li>
+       <li>A talent for consensus and community building.</li>
+       <li>An ability to effectively support and collaborate with diverse 
groups of people.</li>
+       <li>A willingness to share responsibility and leadership of the 
organization with a leadership team.</li>
+       <li>An enthusiasm for coaching and developing emerging leaders.</li>
+       <li>A natural leadership ability that encourages and empowers others to 
do their best work.</li>
+       <li>Strong written and verbal communications skills.</li>
+Some of the key requirements of this position are at least five years or 
equivalent experience in each of the following areas:
+       <li>Nonprofit fundraising, including raising money from government 
contracts and grants, foundations, corporations and individual 
+       <li>Talking to and working with the press, including being active and 
visible in promoting organizational goals and enhancing the organization’s 
+       <li>Solid, hands-on, budget management skills, including budget 
preparation, analysis, decision-making and reporting;</li>
+       <li>Human resource administration, including working with a leadership 
team and hiring and firing experience;</li>
+       <li>Working closely with a board of directors;</li>
+       <li>Non-profit operations, including managing an office and planning 
events, ideally remotely; and</li>
+       <li>Running a corporation of at least $3 million in yearly revenue, 
including an ability to recognize when outside professional assistance is 
+The successful candidate will have a global perspective on privacy and 
censorship issues and an ability to balance &quot;survival issues&quot; (like 
next year’s funding) with &quot;mission issues&quot; (like making sure 
we’re actually moving our programs in a good direction). This person will 
have the ability to work remotely and work with remote workers. To this end, 
this person must be willing to adapt to daily use of privacy enhancing 
technologies used to communicate with others. Prior experience working with 
software development or internet people is a plus.
+The Tor Project has made a commitment to being a safe, fair, and diverse 
workplace.  Our new Executive Director must be committed to these values and to 
continuing to foster a welcoming work environment.
+Salary is commensurate with experience and other qualifications. The Tor 
Project has a competitive benefits package, including a generous PTO policy; 14 
paid holidays per year (including the week between Christmas and New Year's, 
when the office is closed); health, vision, dental, disability, and life 
insurance paid in full for employee; flexible work schedule; and occasional 
travel opportunities. The Tor Project, Inc., is an equal opportunity, 
affirmative action employer.
+This is a full-time position working either out of our office in Seattle or 
remotely. To apply, send a cover letter explaining why you believe you should 
be our next Executive Director, along with your resume, to with &quot;Executive Director - [Your First and Last 
Name]&quot; in the subject line.  No phone calls please!
+  </div>
+  <!-- END MAINCOL -->
+  <div id = "sidecol">
+#include "side.wmi"
+#include "info.wmi"
+  </div>
+  <!-- END SIDECOL -->
+<!-- END CONTENT -->
+#include <foot.wmi>

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