Executive Director

Georgia Bikes
Macon, Georgia

Georgia Bikes is now accepting applications from qualified individuals who would like to serve as the full-time Executive Director.

About Georgia Bikes
Georgia Bikes is the statewide bicycle advocacy organization in Georgia with a mission to unite people and organizations to improve bicycling conditions and promote equitable bicycling throughout the state.

Location & Travel

The Executive Director must live in Georgia and can be based out of any city or community; current staff is located in Savannah and Athens. Out-of-state applicants are welcome but must be able to relocate to Georgia in an expedited manner.

As this job includes state legislative and policy work, applicants must be able to get to metro Atlanta regularly for in-person meetings with legislators and state agency staff, especially during the legislative session (usually January-early April).

Board and staff meetings are primarily held virtually as are some meetings with state partners and allies. However, statewide travel is a regular part of the position as many important events and meetings occur in a variety of locations across the state.

Georgia Bikes provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Georgia Bikes complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Job Requirements

  • The Executive Director of Georgia Bikes is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the organization.
  • Preferred candidates will be experienced with a wide range of leadership skills.
  • A successful Executive Director will be able to effectively guide staff, stakeholders, and allies in the implementation of the organization’s goals and objectives.
  • The incoming Executive Director will be charged with leading the implementation of the current strategic action plan as well as the plan for a new strategic plan in 2022.

Read a complete listing of the job duties and qualifications.

Please read the current strategic plan.

Salary & Benefits
Salary range for the position $60,000 – 65,000 a year.

This is a salaried, FLSA-exempt position based in Georgia. It is a full-time position and has flexible hours and office location; the Executive Director can use a home office. Twelve paid holiday days a year and fifteen paid vacation days with a flexible paid sick leave policy. Assistance with healthcare expenses available.

How to Apply
Please send a statement of interest and qualifications as well as a resume in a single PDF document via email.

Upon receipt of a completed application, applicants will be notified of their status for further consideration.