Position: Executive Director
Organization: Public Interest Alberta
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Public Interest Alberta, a provincial membership-based advocacy organization, is seeking applications for the position of Executive Director.
The organization was founded in 2004 to build a network of organizations and individuals committed to advancing the public interest on issues related to child care, democracy, K-12 and post-secondary education, environment, human services and poverty, and seniors. It is a progressive organization run by a volunteer board of directors, and the focus of its work is on advocacy for public services, institutions, and spaces.
NOTE: Our full team is working remotely from home during the COVID-19 pandemic, until further notice.
Areas of Responsibility
Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director is the Chief Executive Officer and has the responsibility to provide day-to-day management in a fast-paced environment, as well as strategic leadership and direction to the organization, employees, and volunteers.
Public Interest Alberta strongly encourages people of all backgrounds to apply and strives to engage diverse people in our work at all levels, to ensure all communities in Alberta see themselves reflected in our programming. We are committed to considering applicants who identify as part of equity-seeking groups including people of colour, persons with disabilities, and those who identify as Indigenous, LGBTQ2S+, women, and youth.
The successful candidate will possess:
This is a 35-hour-per-week position in Edmonton and offers a starting salary of $87,000 to $98,000 annually (based on qualifications and experience), along with health and retirement benefits.
Submit your cover letter, resume, and a maximum of three letters of reference electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 4, 2021, at 4 PM, with the subject line “Executive Director application.” Interviews will be conducted via video conference on March 8, 2021. Preferred starting date is March 29, 2021, but is negotiable.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Feb 19 2021 ID: 58749