(TX) Executive Director - Alamo Endowment

Position Details

Type Full Time
Offered By Alamo Endowment
300 Alamo Plaza
San Antonio, Texas
Salary Salary and benefits commensurate experience
For More
Information
jobs@alamoendowment.org

http://thealamo.org

Oversees and reports to the Board on goals, priorities and management of the Alamo Complex Management and the Remember the Alamo Foundation. The Alamo Endowment is a 501(c)3 non profit organization with the mission to preserve the Alamo and promote its educational purposes. The Alamo is a World Heritage Site and National Historic Landmark.


Duties

  • Oversees and reports to the Board on goals, priorities and management of the Alamo Complex Management and the Remember the Alamo Foundation.
  • Works with the Board to oversee the Master Plan project implementation in cooperation with the city employees.
  • Plans, develops and implements annual and long-term goals and objectives for the Alamo Endowment.
  • Oversees and manages Board meetings and events.
  • Provides reports to the GLO Director of the Alamo to ensure the Alamo Endowment is in compliance of state legislative priorities and state policies and procedures.
  • Communicates regularly, weekly or bi weekly, with the GLO on ACM and RTAF goals, and management of the Alamo.
  • Communicate with corporate professionals to prepare timely reports.

Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Thorough knowledge of and appreciation for Texas history;
  • Thorough knowledge of non-profit management;
  • Thorough knowledge of managing volunteer leaders including boards and high level donors;
  • Ability to work under extreme pressure to meet deadlines, achieve revenue goals;
  • Ability to manage dramatic changes affiliated with construction, changes for programming to ease the transition for staff and visitors;
  • Ability to interact easily with high profile CEOs, elected officials and community leaders;
  • Ability to coordinate major special activities;
  • Ability to interact with ease with the public;
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing;
  • Ability to perform duties and responsibilities independently within established polices and procedures

Education and Experience:

  • A Bachelors Degree from an accredited university
  • At least 8 years management in the public sector or non-profit environment
  • Experience managing and overseeing budget preparation and reporting

Preferences:

  • Master’s Degree
  • Experience in museum management or educational programming

Special Requirements:

  • Must pass background and drug test
  • Must be able to work outside at times during heat, cold and sometimes rainy weather
  • Some night and weekend work will be required

How to Apply

Submit cover letter and resume, including three references to jobs@alamoendowment.org