The Executive Director Job Description Template covers a summary of functions, essential duties and responsibilities, organizational relationships, and more. NPO102-1 JOB DESCRIPTION-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR states that the Executive Director is the senior NPO (non-profit organization) staff member, responsible for the daily administration of the organization. This includes the administration/supervision of the administrative office and the programs or services provided to the community. Essential duties are:
The Personnel Committee will first post a job opening notice for the Executive Director position within the agency, in local newspapers, and in announcements to other organizations in the field. If no suitable candidates are found, the job opening notice will then be posted in large metropolitan newspapers throughout the country. The Executive Director’s contract will detail the annual evaluation process. The contract will also identify specific objectives for the organization and detail information related to salary, vacation, benefits, authority and responsibility, and conditions for termination of the contract prior to its expiration date. The job is performed indoors in a traditional office setting. Activities include extended periods of sitting and extensive work at a computer monitor and/or calculator.