The executive director of the State Office will oversee the strategic and operational implementation of our programs and will lead the staff in one state. This seasoned leader not only understands current trends in education but has proven experience developing a business plan and implementing it. Prior experience managing and hiring staff is essential, and established relationships with local community groups is a plus. Above all, he or she will be comfortable in a leadership role that demands clear communication and decisiveness.
Summary of Essential Job Functions
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Strong Business Acumen
Leading through Vision & Values
Strategic Decision Making
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers and phones. The state Executive Director lives in the state and maintains an office in the capital city.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. Moderate noise (examples: business office with computers and printers, light traffic).
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.
Some travel is expected
Required Education and Experience
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this position. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.