Chief Operating Officer

ORPHANetwork (, a Virginia Beach faith-based NGO serving orphans in Nicaragua has an immediate need for a Chief Operating Officer.

This person will be a successful nonprofit executive who has demonstrated fundraising success, but also enjoys team building and being involved in the overall U.S. operations of an organization.  In this $15 million nonprofit, all seven Virginia Beach-based employees will report to the Chief Operating Officer, a new position which reports to the Chief Executive Officer. 

The COO is responsible for leading the U.S. operations located in Virginia Beach and growing donations and in-kind support.  The Virginia Beach office has the following functions: a) marketing and fundraising, b) finance and accounting, c) donor relations, d) human resources and general administration and e) SMART® Missions partnerships with churches (vision and service trips).   In addition, the COO is responsible for raising funds from high net worth donors, churches, businesses and other potential sources of on-going support.  The COO serves as a member of the senior leadership team and participates in the organization’s Board meetings.

To learn more see our video and Opportunity Profile found at  Please send the materials requested in the Opportunity Profile to Tommy Thomas at