The Executive Director of the Georgia Municipal Association is appointed by and reports to the GMA Board. The selected person for this key position serves as the GMA CEO and is responsible for long-term planning, administration and management of GMA operational activities, personnel and programs.
Atlanta is the state’s largest city with nearly half a million people setting down roots here. The larger metro-Atlanta area is home to an estimated 5.7 million people. Within the metro-Atlanta area, there are 67 cities, each with distinct cultures and personalities.
The Mission of the Georgia Municipal Association is to anticipate and influence the forces shaping Georgia’s cities and to provide leadership, tools and services that assist municipal governments in becoming more innovative, effective and responsive.
Created in 1933, the Georgia Municipal Association (GMA) is the only state organization that represents municipal governments in Georgia.
For additional information, visit the Georgia Municipal Association website at www.gmanet.com
Starting salary market competitive DOQ/E of the successful candidate, plus benefits and reasonable relocation expenses. EOE.
For additional information on this outstanding opportunity, please contact James L. Mercer, President, The Mercer Group, Inc., at 770-551-0403 and/or email@example.com.
Confidential resumes by COB September 15, 2017, to James Mercer, President/CEO, The Mercer Group, Inc., 5579B Chamblee Dunwoody Road, #511, Atlanta, GA 30338. Voice: 770-551-0403; Fax: 770-399-9749.
The successful candidate for the next Executive Director of GMA should possess a demonstrated commitment to professionalism and a clear sense of integrity and commitment to the mission of GMA. Also required is experience working with national or statewide nonprofit organizations with at least 10 years in senior management and at least 10 years working in or with local government entities. The successful candidate for Executive Director of GMA should also possess a Bachelor’s degree in Public or Business Administration. A related Master’s degree is preferred and/or equivalent education and/or experience.
Additional Salary Information: market competitive depending on experience & qualifications