[GRRN] Help Wanted - Executive Director - MassRecycle

Fri, 13 Aug 1999 13:32:40 EDT

Recycling Non-Profit Executive Director Wanted

MassRecycle, The Massachusetts Recycling Coalition, seeks a new Executive
Director who will lead the organization into the 21st century through
creative and innovative leadership. MassRecycle is a not-for-profit coalition
of individuals, governments, and businesses whose goal is to promote
recycling and related efforts in Massachusetts. MassRecycle's annual budget
is currently $180,000.

The executive director is responsible for overseeing and developing all
fiscal, programmatic, and administrative functions of the organization.

Preferred candidates will have fiscal, programmatic, managerial, and
fundraising experience; broad environmental knowledge, including recycling
and solid waste; be familiar with the legislative process, and have
experience with non-profit management and board of directors.

Responsibilities Include:
* chief operating and administrative officer of the organization; responsible
for operational decision making, and for management of core programs and
* development and implementation of policies, programs, and procedures which
will improve membership services and promote recycling and related programs
in Massachusetts
* assist and advise the Board in its policy making functions; attend monthly
Board of Directors (BOD) meetings; work directly with BOD committees
* develop and oversee all fundraising activities, including fundraising
events and annual giving campaigns, and coordinate and assist in the
identification of public and private sector sources of grants and contract
support, the preparation of proposals and contract negotiations, contract and
grant management
* propose, manage, and track the annual budget in conjunction with Treasurer
and BOD
* oversee preparation of tax returns and the yearly financial audit or review
* oversee implementation of annual workplan and track progress
* ensure development of outreach materials and reports to the BOD and members
* represent MassRecycle at various local and national meetings and forums,
with the press, and at National Recycling Coalition meetings
* work with regional affiliates and other organizations to promote
MassRecycle programs and recycling efforts throughout the state
* hire and supervise staff, contractors, and interns
* other duties as may be required by the BOD

Salary $40k+ with full benefits. Interested candidates, please send a cover
letter and resume to ED Search, MassRecycle, 25 West St., Boston, MA 02111 or
submit to massrecy@aol.com. Fax # (617) 333-8611.