National Association of Social Workers – Alaska Chapter
The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is seeking a tele-work part-time Executive Director for the Alaska Chapter. Applicants will possess strong nonprofit association management skills, a substantial knowledge of the social work profession, and a strong commitment to social work values. Applicants will also have leadership skills that engage, inspire, and mobilize the Association’s membership.
NASW is the largest membership organization of professional social workers in the world, with 120,000 members nationwide. The Alaska Chapter has approximately 350 members statewide. NASW works to enhance the professional growth and development of its members, to create and maintain professional standards, and to advance sound and just social policies.
The position is for 32 hours per week with a competitive salary in the thirties, plus excellent benefits, including health and life insurance, and retirement. The Chapter Executive Director reports to the NASW Deputy Director of Chapter Operations at the National Office and is accountable to the Alaska Chapter Board of Directors. Travel across the state of Alaska is a required component of the position.
Only electronic documents will be accepted. Applicants should submit a cover letter and résumé to firstname.lastname@example.org no later April 10, 2019.
NASW-AK is an equal opportunity employer, committed to a policy of equal opportunity and non-discrimination. Applicants from diverse communities are encouraged to apply.
Leadership experience working with professional or non-profit organizations and their volunteer Boards
Minimum 3 years of executive leadership experience
Demonstrated ability to work independently while meeting organizational goals and timelines
Exceptional executive management and administrative skills with oversight of multiple programs
Exceptional written and oral communications skills
College degree required; MSW preferred
Demonstrated budget and financial management skills
Applicants from throughout the state (and all states) will be considered with preference for being Juneau and Anchorage-based
Experience in membership recruiting, engagement, and support
Demonstrated program development and implementation experience
Strong experience and skills in the areas of public policy, advocacy and the legislative process
Ability to manage administrative tasks in conjunction with the NASW National Office
Experience in fundraising
Experience working with traditional and social media
Proficiency with MS Office products software, including Word, Excel, Publisher and PowerPoint, as well as working in the online/“cloud” environment.
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About NASW - Alaska Chapter
The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is the largest membership organization of professional social workers in the world, with 145,000 members. NASW works to enhance the professional growth and development of its members, to create and maintain professional standards, and to advance sound social policies.