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|Organization:||National Council for Research on Women|
|Description:||The National Council for Research on Women (NCRW) invites applications and nominations for the position of president. NCRW, celebrating its 30th anniversary, is a network of nearly 100 leading research, policy and advocacy centers, along with additional member partners, committed to improving the lives of women and girls. The Council is located in New York City. It has an operating budget of $1.8 million, a staff of seven full-time and four part-time employees as well as many interns and an endowment of $1.3 million. The Council provides the latest news, information and strategies needed to ensure fully informed debates, effective policies and inclusive practices. In partnership with business, academic, non-profit and philanthropic organizations, it works to advance collaborative and transformative change, both nationally and globally.
The next president of NCRW must be a person who is passionate about the advancement of women and girls; must respect research and be able to connect research with policy and action. The president must be able to work collaboratively with multiple constituencies and inspire the many diverse groups and people working in this area and concerned about these issues to work collectively. The next president must develop a business plan for financial sustainability for the organization and personally be a proven fundraiser who develops and maintains successful relationships with individual donors, foundations, corporations and government funders.
The next president of NCRW must have experience with a multifaceted organization and be familiar and experienced with organizations with a complex structure and a broad mission. The next president must have significant experience leading a major organization and have a demonstrated track record of strong financial and operational management. An advanced or terminal degree is preferred, but significant related experience will be considered in place of these credentials. Compensation will be competitive with a generous health insurance and benefits package.
Nominations, confidential inquiries and questions concerning this search may be directed to Lucie Lapovsky, chair of the search committee, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 917-690-1958. The complete profile can be found at http://www.ncrw.org/about-council/jobs/president
Review of applications will begin immediately and candidate material received by August 3rd will be assured full consideration although recruitment will continue until an appointment is announced. Applications (including a cover letter, resume and the names and contact information of four references) should be uploaded www.lapovsky-consulting.hiringthing.com