• Executive Director

    Posted: 11/07/2023

    Executive Director
    Cordova, AK
    $DOE, excellent benefits
    Our client: Creates opportunities for members, while protecting land and resources. They are seeking a Chief Executive with a passion for tribal governance, who wants longevity and can provide accountability and transparency. If you live in and love Cordova and are a communicator with the ability to foster a positive workplace culture, read on! 
    If you qualify please apply here or email your resume to jobs@peopleak.com today! 
    ***Successful candidate will need knowledge of, and reside in Cordova***

     Would you like to: 
    • Work on government contracting, construction projects, pipeline support services and/or natural resource development.
    • Develop strategic plans
    • Oversee Budgeting/Accounting 
    • Handle Investment/Portfolios/ Financial Management
    • Read/Analyze Financial Statements
    • Develop Board Policies
    • Perform other related duties as assigned.
    Ideally you have: 
    • Bachelor’s degree in business/management, Masters degree in business or public administration or equivalent preferred
    • Minimum of five years’ experience in Tribal Government Management. Masters degree may be substituted for 3 years’ experience
    • Minimum of 2 years’ experience with contract negotiations
    • Ability to demonstrate effective leadership and managerial skills in a mutually supportive environment
    • Ability to plan, organize, administer, and coordinate a variety of complex services and programs, community and statewide
    • Ability to select, motivate and evaluate staff and provide for their training and professional development
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Must be able to analyze complex technical and administrative problems and challenges, evaluate alternative solutions and adopt effective courses of action
    • Excellent interpersonal communication skills, verbal and written
    • Ability to effectively and professionally represent the organization, establish, and maintain effective working relationships
    • Effective skills in exercising a high degree of initiative, judgement, discretion, and decision-making to achieve organizational objectives
    • MS Office proficiency
    • Medical Experience 
    • Human Resources (HR) Experience
    Just a few of the perks:
    • Thirteen paid holidays per year
    • Health insurance (90% of employees, 80% of employees' dependents coverage paid)
    • Medical, dental, vision insurance, Life and Disability insurance (100% of premiums paid)
    • Retirement (8% salary profit share paid into fund)
    • Assistance with further education and training
    PeopleAK is here for you! 
    Our recruiters have over 50 years of combined experience placing candidates in rewarding roles. This is a free service for job seekers. Contact us today!