Executive Director

Job Description:

This is an exciting opportunity to join a highly active and diverse volunteer-led organization in a collaborative leadership role that requires a strong organizer and problem solver. Reporting to the President, the Chief Operating Officer supports other Directors, the Governing body and Management Committee and will be responsible for day-to-day management of operations, financial management, & staff development. She/he manages & works alongside the staff to create a productive,equal and comfortable environment to engage on issues of Internet freedom and Free Software.

About You:

  • Passionate about Rights, Freedoms and Civil liberties. At least 5 years of experience preferably in technology, law or policy or development efforts for a non-profit organization.

  • A record of closing of large gifts from foundations and corporations, as well as individual donors.

  • Demonstrated experience in building, sustaining, and deepening relationships and partnerships with a diverse set of individuals, groups and stakeholders, including with business, government and nonprofit communities.

  • Demonstrated experience in fund raising, management of all aspects of running an organization while working in close collaboration with the Board and other directors.

  • Alignment with the philosophy and core beliefs of Free and open Source software movement and Internet Freedom Movement.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment under tight deadlines with a remote team .

  • Excellent writing and organizational skills.

  • Self-starter, sense of humor and a desire to do good.


Remuneration: Will be commensurate with experience and will be at par with sector standards.

How to Apply

  • Interested candidates are requested to forward their applications with a cover letter, statement of intent, resume and two references in free document format (.pdf or .odt) ONLY to apply@sflc.in with a subject line – “Application for Executive Director”.


  • Please note : SFLC.in believes in equality and opportunity for all. We encourage applications from all beautiful people especially, persons with disabilities, of any sexual orientation, gender or other identity, and individuals from all generations


Last date of accepting application is May 31, 2020. Applications submitted later shall not be considered.


What makes us different

SFLC.in offers an open supportive and empowering environment where you are encouraged to take initiative no matter how young you are. We offer paid time off, once a week firm sponsored meal, paid parental leave, a dog-friendly (Yes!) workplace, and a platform to bring a change at global scale for public welfare.


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