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Job Type: Full-time.
Closing date: October 26, 2018.
Applications should include a cover letter and resume in PDF format. Send your application to cdsrsqrd19 [at] gmail dot com or click the “Apply Now” button.
The Executive Director is responsible for the successful leadership and management of the Chilliwack & District Seniors' Resources Society (CDSRS) according to the strategic direction set by the Board of Directors.
The Executive Director performs some or all of the following:
Develops a vision and strategic plan to guide the society in conjunction with the Board of Directors (BOD)
Identify, assess and inform the BOD of internal and external issues that affect the society
Act as an advisor to the BOD on all aspects of the society's activities
Acts as a spokesperson for the society
Represent the society at community activities to enhance the society's community profile
OPERATIONAL PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT:
The Executive Director follows the "Standards of Organizational Conduct Policies" as developed by the BOD:
Financial Planning & Budgeting
Risk Management - Assets
Employee Salary & Benefits
Compensation for Contractors
Conflict of Interest
Communicate with Seniors and stakeholders to keep them informed of the work of the Society and to identify changes in the community served by the society
Establish good working relationships and collaborative arrangement with community groups, funders, politicians, and other organizations to help achieve the goals of the society
Post-Secondary education in a related field
5 or more years of progressively more responsible experience in a voluntary sector organization
Knowledge, skills and abilities:
Knowledge of leadership and management principles as they relate to non-profit/charitable organizations
Knowledge of all federal and provincial legislation applicable to charitable organizations including: employment standards, human rights, occupational health and safety, charities, taxation, CPP, EI, and health coverage
Knowledge of human resources management
Knowledge of financial management
Knowledge of project management