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Last updated July 9, 2024

The R Consortium is hiring a new Executive Director. We are currently taking applications.

  • Development
    • Retention of existing members. Ensure that they are seeing value.
    • Running down membership renewals. 
    • Finding new members and establishing value with them.
  • Strategy
    • Develop long-term strategic vision conjunction with the board. Seen as especially important.
    • Identify strategic verticals for new working groups.
    • Consider relationship with host organization.
    • DEI initiatives.
  • Engagement with board and host organization
    • Host monthly board meetings, set agenda, and prepare minutes. 
    • Coordinate with host organization (Linux Foundation). Direct project management services. Supervise annual audit and tax filing.
    • Prepare annual budget with Linux Foundation and treasurer. Provide monthly financial updates.
    • Coordinate conference appearances with board members
  • Communication and branding
    • Act as the public face of the R consortium and provide a personal connection to the community.
    • Commission blog posts about the mission and achievements of the R Consortium. 
    • Help build the R Consortium brand and community recognition.
  • Project management
    • Provide Infrastructure Steering Committee (ISC) oversight, and work with Linux Foundation finance to track and approve grant invoices.
    • Oversight of working groups. Quarterly check in. Help develop best practices. Report back to board.

The position is a part-time role (up to 20 hours/week). Salary range is $80-$100k.

Applicants can email with their cover letter and resume.