Job Summary

Official Job Title :
Executive Director
University or Organization :
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Wyoming County
State or Territory :
New York
Application Deadline :
Oct 11, 2019
Descriptive Job Title :
Lead Executive Director
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Location :
Warsaw, NY
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Full/Part Time :
Full Time
Salary :
$70,000 minimum
Start Date:
Dec 01, 2019
The Executive Director is expected to:Represent, and be accountable to, the Association Board of Directors and the Director of the Cornell Cooperative Extension system.Be an effective leader, helping to develop and project a compelling and contemporary vision for extension programming to stakeholders, both internal and external. Provide high level administrative leadership and management of the Association as well as high-level program development and delivery in all of the programming areas within Cornell and local policy direction, such as Agriculture and 4-H youth development. Develop and maintain effective working relationships among the staff, other extension Associations, the Western Region Shared Business Network, Extension Administration, Cornell faculty, and stakeholders. Build positive relationships with legislators, local government leaders, community leaders, funding agencies, and civic groups. Exercise professional judgment and executive skills in administering overall Association operations. Provide 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. Develop enhanced revenue streams to sustain and grow Association programming.
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Minimum education level :
Master's degree
Years of experience :
6 years management experience
Travel Requirements:
Some travel required
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Application URL:
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Contact :
Renee Smith
Phone Number with Area Code :
(607) 255-6619
Application Instructions :
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR APPLICANTS: PLEASE READ BEFORE APPLYING. All applicants must apply by close of business on Monday, October 14, 2019 to be considered for thisposition. Position open until filled. All applicants must complete an application packet, which includes: cover letter, resume and three (3) professional references.All External Applicants (including applicantscurrently employed by Cornell Cooperative Extension in Associations other than the Association advertising this career opportunity) must submit his/her application materials via the "APPLY" button located within this job posting. Please contact Renee Smith at or (607) 255-6619 with questions.