Executive Director

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Created: August 4, 2021


The Open Preservation Foundation <http://openpreservation.org/> (OPF) is
looking for an experienced, motivated and visionary Executive Director to
lead the organisation into its next phase. The successful candidate will be
responsible for:


Leading the Foundation and setting its strategic direction

Running the organisation responsibly and with accountability

Engaging with members, partners and the digital preservation community

Driving the growth of the Foundation by identifying new memberships,
partnerships and income streams

The ideal candidate will have considerable experience working at a
strategic leadership level, taking a hands-on approach to meeting the
demands of this exciting role. You will need to be highly-organised,
financially savvy, and possess superb business acumen.

A good understanding of digital preservation and/or open source practices
(or the ability to rapidly get up to speed in these areas) will enable you
to seek out innovative opportunities that align with our strategic goals
while also ensuring that our existing commitments are met. You will have
confidence to reach out to potential new members and partners to grow the

If you are excited by this role and the prospect of joining our experienced
and committed team, we would love to hear from you.

Learn more about the role and apply

About OPF

The OPF is an international not-for-profit membership organisation
providing open source digital preservation technology and knowledge to
memory institutions around the world. We are working towards achieving our
vision for open, sustainable digital preservation by leading a
collaborative effort to create, develop, and sustain open-source digital
preservation tools and resources.

Closing date

15 September at 17:00 CEST


Published: Wednesday, August 4, 2021 16:51 UTC

Last updated: Wednesday, August 4, 2021 16:51 UTC