POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: NEEAN Executive Director
Under the direction of the President of the New England Educational Assessment Network (NEEAN), the Executive Director is generally responsible for the management of the operations of NEEAN, the facilitation of annual and strategic planning efforts, and the advancement of the mission and goals of NEEAN. Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to: coordinating and attending Board meetings and retreats, recording and disseminating minutes of Board meetings, and maintaining records and files related to Board business; coordinating all logistics and details for and attending NEEAN’s three annual events – Fall Forum, Dialogues, and Summer Institute; managing NEEAN’s communication with other organizations and the public, as well as the Board’s communication with NEEAN membership, in a timely fashion; in cooperation with the NEEAN Treasurer, maintaining all financial records, managing financial accounts, and providing the Board with monthly and annual financial reports; working with the web manager to maintain the NEEAN website; responding to, and acting on, other requests from the President of the Board and other Board members, as needed.
This is a part-time position with a calendar cycle requiring more hours at certain times of the year and fewer hours at other times, averaging 15 – 16 hours per week over the calendar year. The Executive Director works from home and travels to NEEAN events and Board meetings in the New England area. Salary is commensurate with experience.
A Bachelor’s degree is required, as is a minimum of 5 years of administrative experience. Candidates must be detail-oriented, well-organized, and have general proficiency in Microsoft Office software, excellent communication skills – both written and interpersonal – and the ability to work both independently and as a team member. Experience in higher education is a plus.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume by January 22, 2018 to: firstname.lastname@example.org