Job Summary

Official Job Title :
Executive Director
University or Organization :
Cornell Cooperative Extension, Tioga County
State or Territory :
New York
Application Deadline :
May 13, 2020
Descriptive Job Title :
Executive Director of Cornell Cooperative Extension, Tioga County
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Location :
Owego, NY
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Start Date:
Jul 01, 2020
POSITION ANNOUNCEMENTAssociation Executive Director Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tioga CountyPOSITION DETAILS: This position is a full-time exempt position - 100% FTE. The minimum starting salary for this position is $72,000.00 annually commensurate with experience. This position, based on eligibility, offers a comprehensive benefit package, to include: health and dental insurance, retirement, vacation, sick and personal leave.POSITION SUMMARY:The Executive Director for the Cornell Cooperative Extension Association of Tioga 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 administrative leadership and management of the Association as well as high-level program development and delivery for the Agriculture Program Area within Cornell and local policy direction. The Executive Director develops and maintains effective working relationships among the staff, other Extension Associations, the Central, Nassau and North Country 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 and implementation, establishes program priorities, and provides 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 grow Association programming. This position will also serve as leader of the Agriculture program area and will provide limited direct programming as required.REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Masters Degree in Management, Agriculture, or related Cooperative Extension programming area. Minimum of six (6) years of progressively responsible experience, including at least three (3) years in Cooperative Extension or a closely related field of employment. (PhD may substitute for 2 years of experience.) At least four (4) years of substantive leadership and management responsibilities including human resources, finance, and organizational management.FOR MORE DETAILS AND TO APPLY, PLEASE VISIT THE CCE TIOGA WEBSITE: and follow the link to apply directly on-line through Cornell University.APPLICATION DEADLINE:All applicants must apply online by close of day on April 23rd, 2020 to be considered for this position. All applicants must complete an application online, which includes: cover letter, resume and three (3) references.
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Tina Murphy
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You must apply through the Cornell University website