Cook Silverman Search (Cook Silverman) is a retained search firm focused on senior executive positions for nonprofit organizations. Cook Silverman was formed as an alliance between old friends and business colleagues Pamela Cook and Victoria Silverman. Our client base represents a broad range of organizations, including independent schools, universities, conservation and environmental organizations, health care, social service, social justice, museums, science, animal welfare, faith-based organizations, and the arts.

We are committed to providing ethical and exceptional service to every client we serve. We know thousands of professionals in nonprofit organizations throughout the United States, enabling us to help connect the best candidates with the right positions.

Dec 19, 2022  
ABOUT JVS JVS is a nonprofit working to close opportunity gaps in employment by supporting jobseekers with the skills and confidence to secure quality careers with family-sustaining wages. Grounded in core values of racial equity and focused on helping our clients achieve economic mobility, we believe everyone deserves access to training and the chance for a good job. JVS develops training programs in close partnership with employers in high growth sectors, offering high quality jobs. Building on decades of experience and success, JVS is a data-driven organization that takes a whole systems approach to addressing employment and economic equity. Through our direct service programs, employer engagement and policy change, JVS is working toward a future where everyone has access to quality education and training programs that lead to high quality careers and economic mobility. POSITION OVERVIEW Jewish Vocational Service (JVS) seeks a bold, experienced...
www.cooksilverman.com Remote (San Francisco, CA, USA) Full-Time
Dec 15, 2022  
$20.00 - $25.00 hourly
POSITION OVERVIEW We are looking for an Interview Scribe to join our team and take notes during candidate interview and edit assessments that will be shared with our clients. If you have fast and accurate typing skills, listening and editing skills, and a super command of English grammar, we'd like to meet you. Experience working in the nonprofit sector is preferred but not required.  REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS Position reports directly to Search Administrator. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES Attending virtual interviews and taking notes Editing candidate interview assessments Uploading documents to our CRM, Crelate Working with the Search Administrator to learn nonprofit/fundraising terminology  Other duties as assigned 
www.cooksilverman.com Remote (San Francisco, CA, USA) Part-Time
Dec 14, 2022  
$175,000 - $225,000 yearly
POSITION OVERVIEW Earth Island Institute (EII) seeks an experienced executive director to advance the organization’s mission during the next chapter of its growth. The executive director must have demonstrable leadership, management and communication skills, a solid understanding of the fiscal sponsorship model, financial literacy, a passion to protect the environment, and experience working in the environmental movement. The executive director will work to support grassroots activists in our network, as well as manage core organizational functions and initiatives such as the Earth Island Journal, our signature publication; the New Leaders Initiative, our youth environmentalist program; and Earth Island Advocates, our legal arm pioneering groundbreaking environmental litigation. This role is hybrid with significant in-office presence required. EII is headquartered in the beautiful David Brower Center located in the heart of Berkeley, California. REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS...
www.cooksilverman.com Hybrid (Berkeley, CA, USA) Full-Time
Dec 12, 2022  
$125,000 - $135,000 yearly
YOU ARE A/AN: A dedicated and passionate leader who is motivated by the challenge to meet the mental health needs of a community and fight the stigma of mental illness. Gifted relationship builder excited to become the face and voice of NAMI SMC in the community. Skilled at building healthy, collaborative teams and facilitating an internal culture of wellness. Passionate about improving quality of life for those impacted by mental Illness and their loved ones POSITION OVERVIEW National Alliance on Mental Illness, San Mateo County (NAMI SMC) seeks a tenacious, visionary, and dynamic leader to guide the organization toward the future. The Executive Director is responsible for leading, managing, and collaborating with the internal team, Board of Directors and other stakeholders to address the deficiency in mental health awareness and resources in the San Mateo County community. REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS The Executive Director reports to the Board...
www.cooksilverman.com San Mateo, CA, USA Full-Time
Dec 03, 2022  
$110,000 - $130,000 yearly
POSITION OVERVIEW Bay Area Women’s and Children’s Center seeks a dynamic, visionary and strategic Executive Director to build on 40+ years of impact and move the organization to the next chapter. The Executive Director will maintain authentic relationships and partnerships with community leaders, school staff, governmental entities, donors, Board Members, staff, and volunteers. The Executive Director will work closely and collaboratively with the Board of Directors to provide compassionate leadership and advocacy for all who are served by BAWCC. REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS The Executive Director works closely with the Board of Directors and has a team of five part-time staff members who report directly to them. OPPORTUNITY HIGHLIGHTS Salary range is $110,000 - $130,000 Benefits include: o   Medical and dental paid 100% for employee by BAWCC o   11 paid holidays o   PTO is 80 hours for years 0-4 o   Sick leave is 40 hours per year o   Workers’...
www.cooksilverman.com San Francisco, CA, USA Full-Time