THE ALABAMA EDUCATION RETIREES ASSOCIATION IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. AERA SEEKS TO INTERVIEW APPLICANTS FROM AN APPLICANT INTERVIEW POOL THAT REFLECTS THE DIVERSITY OF THE GREATER COMMUNITY.
The Alabama Education Retirees Association is headquartered in Montgomery and serves as an advocate for its members and the leader in the effort to protect and advance the insurance and retirement benefits of those members.
The Executive Director is the AERA’s chief executive officer, who leads and manages AERA’s staff and budget. The Executive Director is directly responsible to the Board of Directors, who sets Association policy. The Executive Director serves as a non-voting member of the Board. The Executive Director is charged with skillfully advising the Board and managing and representing the long-term vision and strategic direction of the Association.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Recruit, Retain, and Regain Members
Stewardship of Financial Resources
Organizational Effectiveness and Accountability
Legislative Knowledge and Lobbying Effectiveness
Office Management Skills
SKILLS: Communications, public relations, legislative affairs, retirement issues, budgeting and fiscal management, social media, computer operations and support, delegation of duties.
EDUCATION: Bachelor’s Degree required; Master’s Degree and greater preferred. Evidence of life-long learning, including recent professional development work
TYPE: Full Time
LOCATION: Must live in the Montgomery, AL, area (No relocation costs will be paid.)
A completed application includes:
- A formal letter of application to include how your qualifications and experience prepare you to meet the challenges and opportunities outlined in this employment announcement.
- A current resume (including education, employment experience, career accomplishments).
- A minimum of three current letters of recommendation.
- A statement of plans and objectives you would promote as AERA Executive Director.
The above information should be submitted in hard copy with a postmark deadline of Friday, July 21, 2017, to
Ms. Teresa Noell
President of AERA
2201 Hathaway Heights
Anniston, AL 36207
NOTE: Board members of AERA should not be contacted directly.
Questions may be directed to Teresa Noell at firstname.lastname@example.org.