12463Executive Director Position Available
- Dec 18, 2013Nora Menkin
PEOPLE’S MEMORIAL Association (PMA) seeks an Executive Director who shares the Vision of a future where everyone has information about and access to death-care options that are consistent with their values and resources. PEOPLE’S MEMORIAL Association is a statewide organization that has 75 years of experience helping Washington State families become educated about their rights and options and have access to dignified, economical choices for cremation and burial. PEOPLE’S MEMORIAL is the only nonprofit organization that educates and advocates for funeral consumers in Washington State.
The Executive Director is responsible for assuring that the Mission, Vision and the Values of the organization are carried out in the daily operations and for leading the organization to meet its strategic goals as established by the Board of Directors. The Executive Director is responsible for navigating the organization through the broader issues and challenges it faces. The Executive Director also has the responsibility to see that the members receive top quality service and the best possible value in cremation and burial arrangements. This includes ongoing analysis of the contracted funeral homes.
In addition, the Executive Director oversees the marketing, education, advocacy, fundraising and financial operations of the Association and serves as the public face of the organization. The Executive Director also must provide leadership in hiring, training, inspiring, motivating, supervising, evaluating, and retaining quality staff and volunteers.
The Executive Director is accountable to the Board of Directors, elected by the 75,000 members. This person acts as the liaison between the Association, the Funeral Cooperative and the contracted funeral homes. The Executive Director also is responsible for managing the operations of the PEOPLE’S MEMORIAL Education Fund.
The full job description and application details can be seen at http://peoplesmemorial.org/jobs/
Managing Funeral Director
People's Memorial Funeral Coop
1801 12th Ave Ste A
Seattle, WA 98122
(206) 529-3801 - fax