On behalf of our client, American Public Media Group, CohenTaylor Executive Search Services is conducting a retained executive search for its Director of Institutional Giving.

March 16, 2021    

The media industry has never been more dynamic, complex, and influential in our lives than now. It’s an exciting time to join American Public Media Group (APMG).

We are seeking a Director of Institutional Giving to support the programs and initiatives of American Public Media and Minnesota Public Radio (APM|MPR). This leader will be responsible for significantly increasing annual institutional revenue and lead a proactive high-performing team in a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment, contributing to the fulfillment of the Audiences First 2025 strategic plan.

The organization seeks someone who has deep knowledge of and an active network of relationships with the national foundation community. This Director will strengthen the organization’s case for giving, contribute to advancing a philanthropic culture among staff and board, and build visibility and relationships among national and regional funders. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated success in identifying and matching funders’ interests with organizational programming priorities.

At APMG, you’ll join a team pursuing the mission of enriching the mind and nourishing the spirit, thereby enhancing the lives and expanding the perspectives of audiences and assisting them in strengthening communities. This dynamic, multifaceted media organization is the 501(c)3 nonprofit parent organization of regional radio operations Minnesota Public Radio and Southern California Public Radio (SCPR) and the audio content brand American Public Media, with broadcast and digital content creation and distribution arms operating across the country. Together, these divisions operate 49 public radio stations and 42 translators serving regional audiences in eight states and distribute a portfolio of more than twenty national programs reaching nearly 20 million listeners weekly through 1,000 radio stations.