Oportunidad de voluntariado
Oportunidad de voluntariado publicado por: Blessings for Brazil
Publicado el: 27/12/2012
Managing Executive Director Search
About Blessings for Brazil (B4B)
Blessings for Brazil, Inc. is a non-profit dedicated to improving the lives of Brazilian children by supporting teachers, projects, and schools with micro-level grants and resources. They include providing micro-level educational grants for teachers; providing support for local community organizational sustainability projects; providing educational materials to enhance instruction; and, supporting special projects.
What is the Managing Executive Director's (MED) role?
B4B is seeking a MED to lead and oversee the day to day operation of B4B. This person will report to the Board, and be afforded the opportunity to co-develop a restructuring plan to further B4B's mission and activities. Through the recruitment process, the MED will develop a proposal, and pending the Board's approval, implement the proposed ideas and report his or her accomplishments and actions. The MED is invited to manage B4B's restructuring activities. We seek an MED who is capable to oversee and transition B4B to an organization with paid positions. The MED position is a volunteer position; however, we welcome the individual to acquire funding to transition the position to an employed opportunity.
We are seeking the following qualities in our Managing Executive Director:
Desired Skills and Attributes
Our ideal candidate would be/have most of the following areas:
Optional Skills and Attributes
Leadership Responsibility: Lead the work of B4B team members and provide mission-driven leadership and strategic governance.
Fundraising: The MED is expected to make B4B a philanthropic priority. This includes making annual gifts that reflect that priority, and soliciting funding.
Key Activities for 2013-2014
The MED will implement ideas, pending board approval. This may entail the following process:
Each phase will vary with time, and may span several months.
MED will develop activities, recruit volunteers; oversee fundraising activities; head public relations; acquire additional funding; participate and lead meetings; develop organizational development activities; and serve, as needed.
How to apply
Please email the Chairperson of the Board at email@example.com and be prepared to provide your resume and a cover letter. It should include the reason for your interest, and your skill sets that you believe would aid B4B in meeting its mission. More importantly, answer the questions, why did you think you would be a good Managing Executive Director?
For more information on Blessings for Brazil, please visit http:www.blessings4brazil.org.
The search will continue till the preferred individual(s) are enlisted.