Job Summary

Official Job Title :
Executive Director
University or Organization :
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Madison County
State or Territory :
New York
Application Deadline :
Apr 16, 2017
Descriptive Job Title :
Executive Director CCE Madison County
Keywords separated by commas :
Director, Management
Location :
Morrisville, NY
Area, Department or Unit :
Full/Part Time :
Salary :
65,000 - 75,000
Start Date:
None Stated
The Executive Director for the Cornell Cooperative Extension Association of Madison County represents and is accountable to the Association Board of Directors and the Director of the Cornell Cooperative Extension system. The Executive Director is expected to be an effective leader, helping to develop and project a compelling and contemporary vision for Extension programming to stakeholders, both internal and external. The Executive Director must be engaged with decision makers both locally and at Cornell in order to be effective. The Executive Director is expected to provide high level leadership and management of the Association within Cornell and local policy direction. The Executive Director develops and maintains effective working relationships among the staff, other Extension Associations, the Leatherstocking Region Shared Business Network, Extension Administration, Cornell faculty, and stakeholders. This position will build positive relationships with legislators, local government leaders, community leaders, funding agencies, and civic groups. The Executive Director exercises professional judgment and executive skills in administering overall Association operations. This position provides leadership in overall educational program development, implementation, establishing program priorities, provide leadership for the ongoing development of a welcoming and inclusive organizational climate for diversity, and program integration across disciplines and within the broader Extension system. The Executive Director is expected to develop enhanced revenue streams to sustain and augment programming in the Association.
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Minimum education level :
A Masters Degree appropriate to the responsibilities of the position.
Years of experience :
A minimum of six years of progressively responsible experience, including at least three years in Cooperative Extension or a closely related field of employment. PhD may substitute for 2 years of experience.At least four years of substantive leadership and management responsibilities including human resources, finance, and organizational management.
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Contact :
Lori North
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Application Instructions :
Submit resume, cover letter & references via on-line application site.