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Executive Director

Company: Fire Museum of Memphis
Date Posted: August 14, 2017

Announcing an exciting new leadership position at the Fire Museum of Memphis, the premiere fire museum in the United States and part of the great family of museums in Memphis, TN.

The Executive Director of the Fire Museum of Memphis (FMOM) is responsible for the development, execution, and management of the policies, programs, and initiatives of the Fire Museum of Memphis, as guided by its Board of Directors. This includes, but is not limited to: developing and executing both a strategic plan and a fund development plan, leading fundraising and donor management efforts, overseeing day-to-day operations of the FMOM and staff, and maintaining excellent communications and partnerships with the Board of Directors, other stakeholders, and the general public.


Bachelor's degree and five or more years of experience in a strategic or managerial role at a not-for-profit organization, including a demonstrated track record of accomplishments in fund development and fundraising.

Preference is given to candidates with successful museum experience and education related to museum management.

An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.


Total compensation commensurate with experience.

Resumes should be emailed to or sent to:

Fire Museum of Memphis, Attn: Search Committee, 118 Adams Ave., Memphis, TN 38103