Director, Posse Boston

Location
Boston, Suffolk County
Posted
Jan 24, 2014
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Non-Profit Organizations & Associations
The primary responsibilities of the Director are to represent the youth focused mission of the program, raise the annual site budget, manage the financial operations of the site, maintain strong university partner relationships, work closely with a local advisory board, and to recruit and manage a team that ensures the coordination of all program operations. The Director must be highly motivated, organized, enthusiastic, willing to travel, a great communicator, hard working, and a strong role model. The Director reports to the Chief Operating Officer. Qualities/Qualifications: • Graduate degree preferred • 5+ years management experience required • Strong corporate, foundation, and individual fund raising experience • Excellent interpersonal skills • Excellent organizational skills and ability to multi-task • Decisive • Self-motivated • Strong and inspiring leader • Excellent writing and communication skills • Knowledge of university structure and policy • Knowledge of Boston public high schools • Knowledge of higher education and educational access • Willing to travel • Demonstrated belief in Posse’s mission and values How to Apply: Please send résumé and covers letter to: Posse Boston 45 Franklin Street, 3rd Floor Boston, MA 02110 Att: Julia Ryan or juliar@possefoundation.org No Phone Calls Please. Deadline for submission of application is February 14th, 2014.