• Executive Director

    Albany Guardian SocietyAlbany, NY 12211

    Job #1372096894

  • Albany Guardian Society (AGS), a not-for-profit operating foundation located in Albany, New York, with a mission to improve the lives of seniors, their families, and caregivers, is seeking an Executive Director who will provide the vision and leadership for the next phase of its development.

    The Executive Director is responsible for the overall operations and functions of the organization, including financial and programmatic. 

    AGS is seeking candidates with the following qualifications:

    • A thorough understanding of the continuum of aging services and an ability to work collaboratively with existing aging service organizations;
    • An understanding of current governmental age-related policies;
    • The ability to conceptualize, develop, and implement programs, services, and resources that benefit older adults;
    • The ability to review and oversee all financial aspects of the organization including asset management, monthly reports, budgeting, and the annual audit;
    • Experience working with and reporting to a Board of Directors;
    • The ability to function as an AGS spokesperson by providing community presentations and media interviews; and
    • The interpersonal skills to manage a small staff and maintain an exceptional work environment for AGS programs. While executive in nature, the structure of the organization and the scope of projects requires a hands-on approach.

    Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree (graduate preferred) in an appropriate discipline and have a minimum of 8-10 years of experience in the field of aging services.

    The position offers competitive compensation that includes health and dental insurance and a 403(b) plan.

    Qualified applicants should submit a letter of interest and a resume (no longer than 3 pages in PDF format) in confidence by email to the Search Committee at:

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    References are not required at this point and applications are due by December 15, 2020.

    ALBANY GUARDIAN SOCIETY

    14 Corporate Woods Blvd., Suite 102

    Albany, NY 12211

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