The primary function of the Special Olympics Mississippi (SOMS) President and CEO is to guide and direct the program in accordance with the standards, policies and procedures set forth by Special Olympics, Inc. and the Special Olympics Mississippi Board of Directors. The President/CEO position is exempt and reports directly to the Board of Directors Executive Committee. Key responsibilities include fostering a positive culture and work environment and overseeing day to day execution and achievement of goals set forth by the Board of Directors (e.g. training/competition, athlete participation, life enhancing activities, field services and financial management). Other President/CEO responsibilities include setting operational long term direction and providing strategic leadership as well as providing overall managerial, operational and administrative leadership for the program throughout the state of Mississippi.
DESIRED LEADERSHIP QUALIFICATIONS
Please email your cover letter, resume and names of 3 references with their contact information to SOMS2014@gmail.com by February 28, 2014. Anyone not including all of these requested materials will not be considered.