Executive Director Search

Sahar is seeking Executive Director candidates whose passion and commitment to our mission is informed by a fluency in Afghan culture and issues impacting Afghan children especially women and girls. The Executive Director will shape the next phase of the organization by focusing on partnerships with local Afghan organizations, preferably grassroot organizations led by Afghans themselves to address educational needs of Afghan girls and boys nationally. The successful candidate will continue to lead the organization with an intimate knowledge of the experiences of Afghanistan and Afghan women and girls.

A successful candidate is an experienced, strategic thinker who embraces the opportunity to bring in the lived and professional experiences of Afghan women to the organization’s executive leadership. The Executive Director will use his/her network to skillfully orchestrate education and literacy acquisition programs thereby empowering and inspiring a young generation of Afghans.

Please email your resume and cover letter to by Thursday, February 10, 2022.