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Posting of Vacancy – ASTE Executive Director

 

Goal: To support the organization in achieving its mission and financial objectives. 

Qualifications

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree, preferably in education, technology, or event management
  • Preferred professional experience in education or management/administration (Conference, Trade Show, Virtual Event, etc.)  preferred. 
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written 
  • Knowledge of current educational technology, marketing techniques, social networking, and informational tools
  • Experience with event planning/conferences

Reports to: ASTE President and Governing Board 

Job Responsibilities

  • Carry out directives from the board, keep the organization on established timelines, and provide feedback to the board on priorities, policies, and procedures.
  • Establish communication within the organization and to outside organizations including publications, promotional materials, and webpages. 
  • Maintain official records, contracts, and documents
  • Work with the board treasurer and bookkeeper to assure expenditures remain within approved board budgets and provide the board feedback about financial needs.
  • Stay current in technology and event planning trends
  • Regularly seeks out new revenue streams, vendors, and sponsors to financially support the organization
  • Work to maintain positive relationships with existing partners and vendors.
  • Work with the board to explore creative ways to expand membership and increase membership benefits.

Salary/Wages/Considerations: This is a part-time semi-seasonal position on a fiscal year basis, with a starting salary of $30,000 per fiscal year. This position primarily works from home, but must be in Anchorage Alaska for the February conference and Spring Board Retreat, with necessary travel paid by ASTE.

Optimal Start Date: Open until filled. 

Application: Please email submit a Letter of Interest, Resume, 3 References, and a sample of writing (or flyer/promotional material/event advertisement) by December 17th to: 

 

Bill Burr

ASTE President-Elect

bill.burr@aste.org

 

A detailed job description is available upon request. 

Questions?    Visit www.aste.org or contact Bill Burr