Title: Executive Director
Organization: Second Story Women’s Centre
Location: Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
Status: 32 hours weekly
Organization Profile: Second Story Women’s Centre is located in historic Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. Our mission is to work to enhance women's lives by providing services and education designed to promote personal growth, community awareness, and social change. We work towards equality and respect within a women-centred environment and support women's rights to make their own decisions. We are seeking a dynamic, innovative and supportive feminist to become our new Executive Director.
Job Description: The Executive Director is responsible for the successful leadership and management of the organization according to the strategic direction set by the Board of Directors. Primary responsibilities will include leadership, operational planning and management, policy management, social action and advocacy, stakeholder relations, program planning and management, human resources planning and management, financial management, risk management and public relations. The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors.
Knowledge, skills and abilities
Experience: 5 or more years of progressive management experience within the non-profit or public sectors
Personal characteristics - approachable, flexible, ethical, innovative, reliable, diplomatic, collaborative, compassionate, enthusiastic, passionate about women’s issues
If you are interested in this opportunity, please forward your application package to the Personnel Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org on or before Friday, April 21, 2017 at 4:00 pm.
The package should include: