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Job Announcement – Executive Director

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at George Mason University
4210 Roberts Road, Fairfax, Virginia
July 26, 2013

Description: The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at George Mason University (OLLI-Mason) is seeking a dynamic professional to serve as its full-time executive director. OLLI-Mason is a nonprofit organization of 1,100 members and has an operating budget of $450,000. OLLI-Mason provides intellectual and cultural experiences for Northern Virginia residents in their retirement years. See for additional information about the Institute.

Key Responsibilities: The executive director will be responsible for the management and program direction of the Institute, including supporting the Board and its committees, overseeing operations, implementing the program, managing financial operations, promoting membership, and promoting community relations. Click Here for the text of the job description for this position.

Selection Criteria: The successful candidate must possess (1) significant management and supervisory experience, (2) program development experience, (3) good communication skills, (4) fiscal management and budgeting experience, (5) familiarity with information technology and (6) a four-year college degree. Highly desirable is experience in working with a board, multiple committees and volunteers; fundraising experience; and experience in membership or nonprofit organizations.

Reporting Responsibility: This position reports to the President of the Institute, and is accountable to the Board of Directors.

To Apply:  Interested candidates who meet the selection criteria should email a letter of application and resume to Current OLLI members are not eligible to apply. OLLI-Mason is an equal opportunity employer.  Applications will be received until August 31, 2013.