job: Executive Director, New Jersey, no salary info
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Sun Aug 19 10:07:57 CDT 2007
From: "Lee Strieb" <lstrieb at unitehere.org>
Job Announcement - Executive Director
Garden State Alliance for a New Economy
Garden State Alliance for a New Economy (GANE) is a new, not for profit
organization organizing for a participatory economy in Northern New
Jersey. GANE works with labor unions and community groups to marshal the
power and expertise necessary to hold governments and corporations
accountable for the creation of quality family supporting jobs, secure
health care, affordable housing and a safe, clean and healthy environment.
GANE is searching for an Executive Director. The ideal candidate will
have strong strategic organizing and communications skills. The
Executive Director must possess a broad knowledge of public policy, with
knowledge of Community Benefit Agreements a plus. The candidate must
also have knowledge of fund raising, grant writing and a commitment to
social and economic justice. The Director must be able to work
independently, and reports to the Board. The Director will hire and
supervise a staff of organizers and researchers to carry out the
organization’s work plan.
The work environment includes all of the excitement of social movement
organizing and the peer-to-peer support of a strong group of Executive
Directors from similar groups in other regions of the country.
Compensation is based on experience and includes a generous benefit and
Bi-lingual candidates and people-of-color are especially encouraged to
Cover letter and résumés should be sent to Dave Johnson, preferably by
Dave.organizer at att.net or by mail to:
104 Interchange Plaza
Monroe Township, NJ 08831
Deadline for application is August 20, 2007.
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