Calle 24 Seeks Executive Director

Calle 24 Latino Cultural District is a non-profit whose mission is to preserve, enhance and advocate for Latino cultural continuity, vitality, and community in San Francisco’s touchstone Latino Cultural District and the greater Mission neighborhood.

We are currently seeking an Executive Director who will oversee the strategic, financial and operational responsibility for Calle 24’s Latino Cultural District staff, programs, expansion and execution of its mission and vision. Reporting will be done directly to the Board of Directors.


  • Oversee staff, contractors, consultants, volunteers, and vendors
  • Responsible for day to day operations, annual budget, audits, accounting, invoices and taxes
  • Establish employment, administrative and financial policies and procedures for day to day operations in compliance with state and federal laws
  • HR management, coach, train, lead and develop
  • Develop organizational structures and processes, best practices
  • Develop tracking and program evaluation processes
  • Approve calendars/deliverables
  • Review and approve contracts
  • Manage contract deliverables and reporting, including but not limited to City & County of San Francisco and Council
  • Review marketing strategy and implementation
  • Work with Council and staff to carry out mission and vision of Calle 24
  • Ensure communication flow between council, staff, and committees
  • Collaborate with council on strategic planning
  • Maintain stakeholder relationships to strategically advance Calle 24’s mission
  • Coordinate fundraising initiatives
  • Some grant writing
  • Attend Council and committee meetings, providing all information necessary for the Council to function properly in a timely manner and make informed decisions
  • Represent Calle 24 at public, governmental and coalition meetings
  • Report to Council and Council President


  • Align with Calle 24 Mission/Vision
  • Proven track record of organizational leadership and management
  • Demonstrated ability to oversee and collaborate with staff
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve strategic objectives
  • Experience working with diverse stakeholders
  • Budget management skills, including budget preparation, analysis, decision-making and reporting
  • Nonprofit experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Fund development experience
  • Knowledge of fundraising strategies
  • Grant writing and grant management experience
  • Experience with Calle 24 communities a plus
  • Public speaking/presentation experience
  • BA or equivalent in Public Administration or Public Policy or minimum 3 to 5 years experience in a management-level role
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of City of San Francisco grant management systems

This is a contract position, approximately 30 hours per week, lasting 18 months with potential for renewal.

To Apply

Please send letter of intent, references and resume to e​​ and