The Algerian-American Foundation for Culture, Education, Science and Technology (AAF-CEST) is seeking an Executive Director who will provide dynamic leadership in planning, managing and directing its programs, within the greater Washington DC area.
The new Executive Director will ensure that programs, operations, resources are in place to achieve their mission.
The AAF-CEST is a non-profit organization 501(c)(3) whose mission is to develop, strengthen, sustain and promote educational, scientific, technological and cultural exchanges between the peoples of Algeria and the United States of America.
The ED will be reporting to the Chairman or his/her designee, He/She will have responsibility for and authority to direct the work of the AFF-CEST in order to achieve the growth and impact targets as established by the Board.
The new ED will have a passion for and commitment to AAF’s mission and possess the highest integrity both professionally and personally. He/She will provide leadership to the Board, donors, and the foundation associate and counterpart in Algeria to insure the best practices are followed in all areas including strategy/program development, organizational leadership, and resource development/fundraising. He/She will lead the effort to secure AAF’s leadership position in Culture, Education, Science and Technology with Algeria through strengthening programs, relationships, and identifying new resource development (funding) sources.
The new ED will have a discernable track record in an executive leadership role. The ED will have an entrepreneurial focus with measurable success in leading strategically and operationally, defining and implementing programs and initiatives in the achievement of organizational goals and objectives to include: