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Company / Organization: American Red Cross
Position Title: Executive Director - Denison
Job Location: Denison, Texas
Application Deadline: Not Specified
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Executive Director – Denison, Texas

one of the nation’s premier humanitarian organizations, the American Red Cross
is dedicated to helping people in need throughout the United States and, in
association with other Red Cross networks, throughout the world. We depend on
the many generous contributions of time, blood, and money from the American
public to support our lifesaving services and programs. If you share our
passion for helping people, join us in this excellent career opportunity.

are currently seeking a professional, innovative and enthusiastic Executive
Director for our Texoma Area Chapter, based in Denison, Texas.

This highly visible role leads and directs volunteers and
employees in the Texoma Area chapter to ensure the American Red Cross goals and
mission are achieved. Reporting to the Regional Chief Operating Officer, you
will promote an inclusive, team-based culture centered on leading and
empowering volunteers. As the face of the Red Cross, this role also cultivates
and manages select donors. In addition to enhancing community presence through
key media and community partner relationships, you will steward the local board
of directors. The population served in the chapter will be at or over $1M.


Recruit and develop local volunteer leaders to achieve mission
metrics and support responsibilities in home market and district.

• In support of fundraising, manage local United Way
relationships, local major donors, and board of directors’ contributions.

• Work with board to nurture individual, corporate, and foundation

• Build community presence in home market through relationship
with media, elected officials, and key governmental partners.

• Develop relationships with community stakeholders. Focus
especially on those that bridge volunteer partners such as faith-based,
college/university, NGO/NPO, and community organizations.

• Recruit and steward local board of directors for 100%
participation. Manage annual board campaign and efforts of other related
community boards.

The American Red Cross is a nonprofit organization that offers
employees growth and development; team spirit; a competitive salary; and a
comprehensive benefits package. If this sounds like the kind of opportunity
that you've been waiting for, please visit our website and apply at:


American Red Cross is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin,
disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic
protected by law.


Minimum Qualifications:

Education: Four year college degree (BS/BA) in Business, Communications,
Marketing, Public Relations, Finance or non-profit administration or equivalent
experience required. Prefer Master’s degree in the field of community
organization, public or business administration or non-profit management.

Experience: Minimum of 7 years related experience. Demonstrated ability to
exercise good and timely judgment in complex situations. Demonstrated ability
for strong communications and influencing skills along with public speaking and
writing. Demonstrated ability to develop and implement fundraising strategies.
Demonstrated ability to build sustain community relationships/partnerships
Proven experience in influencing others and building relationships.

Management Experience: Minimum 5 years related management/supervisory experience.
Experience working in an environment requiring flexibility and managing change.

Other: Proficient with MS Office software, including Word, Excel,
PowerPoint and Outlook. Familiarity with federal state and local employment


May involve travel.

Date Posted: 4/10/2017