Executive Director

Job Description
Type of Job: 
Main Areas of Responsibility: 

The Executive/WIOA Director of the National Indian Youth Council, Inc. (NIYC) works closely with the board on strategies to improve access to services for the American Indian urban community in New Mexico. The ED leads the organization and staff in designing, planning, and implementing employment and training programs for the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act grant as well as directs staff and develops infrastructure to support long-term growth and sustainability.

Additional Areas of Responsibility: 

Maintain and build strong, diverse external relationships and partnerships, including clients, community organizations, and local, state, and federal officials; advance the leadership and skills of the staff at NIYC; supervision of NIYC management staff; maintain the organization’s financial position and diversify funding sources, and; provide and assist with monitoring, evaluation, and quality assurance of all programs.

Other Information/Requirements: 

Ability to travel, as needed – up to 25% of working time. Ability to work evenings and weekends

How to Apply: 

Submit your resume with at least three (3) professional references, a professional writing sample, and a cover letter that includes your interest in the position, how your experience meets the qualifications and prepares you for the responsibilities outlined in the job description and your salary expectations. The deadline to apply is close of business on June 25, 2021. Candidates will be contacted by NIYC on or around July 6, 2022 to discuss next steps.

Contact Information
Lorraine Edmo
National Indian Youth Council
318 Elm St.
New Mexico
Zip/Postal Code: 
Business Phone: 
(505) 280-6583
Business Fax: 
(505) 672-7778
Email Address: 
Internal Info
Date to Post: 
Jun 11 2021
Date to Remove: 
Sep 30 2021

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