Our Task Inc

Executive Director

Job Summary

Company:

Our Task Inc

Category:

Operations management

Type:

Employee

Status:

Full Time

Relocation:

None

Industry:

All

Close Date:

04/30/14

Compensation:

Volunteer (unpaid)

Hours:

Flexible

Location:

Clarendon, Arlington, VA

Address To:

Our Task Board of Directors

Description

Mission: Our Task—our mission—is to empower and mobilize young adults to lead a movement toward a more sustainable future by training them to be informed, effective global leaders.

Vision: We envision a shift in global civilization in which institutional and individual values are redirected from unsustainable consumption toward a mutually enhancing relationship between humans and Earth.

The Opportunity:

Our Task seeks a new Executive Director to embody the mission and vision of the organization. The Executive Director position is a volunteer (unpaid) position, providing an opportunity for an outgoing, passionate person to help implement an inspiring Earth 2100 Conference and a one-week course on sustainability. The Executive Director will also have opportunities to fundraise, network, and collaborate on strategic plans to build a stronger organization. This position involves networking with likeminded organizations and people to build partnerships and excitement in an effort to create a more sustainable world! The Executive Director will work closely with, and mentor, the Deputy Director, interns, and volunteers.

To be considered for this position, please email your resume, a cover letter explaining why you are interested in this position and how you will embody Our Task and our mission and vision, and three references to jobs@ourtask.org.

 

Deadline: Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. This position is open until filled.

Requirements

The ideal candidate will have experience and demonstrated success in program and/or organizational management, fundraising, basic accounting or financial management, an inclination for networking, and great interpersonal communication

Company

Our Task helps young adults everywhere have a voice in global decisions. We recruit young adults (aged 15-25) from all countries, educate ourselves on planet-level issues, develop our own Youth Earth Plan, and advocate for citical changes. See www.OurTask.org.

Mission: Our Task—our mission—is to empower and mobilize young adults to lead a movement toward a more sustainable future by training them to be informed, effective global leaders.

Vision: We envision a shift in global civilization in which institutional and individual values are redirected from unsustainable consumption toward a mutually enhancing relationship between humans and Earth.