Main Areas of Responsibility:
The State Director is responsible for developing an annual state plan and implementing the plan through overseeing day-to-day operations in all offices statewide, securing funding for programs and special projects, overseeing programs to ensure program consistency and success, managing local Advisory Boards and associated committees, and supervising state staff. They also assist and direct Program staff to ensure program consistency and success.
Additional Areas of Responsibility:
Qualified applicants must have: at least 4-7 years progressive experience in fundraising; superior persuasive writing and presentation skills; at least 3-5 years of management/supervisory experience; superior project management skills; superior initiative/drive; must be comfortable engaging with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD); travel required; and, Bachelor’s degree or at least 4 years’ relevant experience in addition to above experience.
Job Duties include, but are not limited to: Programmatic Oversight; Fund Development; Strategic Planning; Grant Solicitation/Reporting; Volunteer/Board Management; Marketing & Communications; Staff Recruitment/Supervision; and, Administrative/Budget Oversight.