Our Union

Executive Director

Affiliate: AFSCME Minnesota Council 5
Location:St. Paul, MN
Posting Date:November 22, 2019

AFSCME MN Council 5 is currently taking applications for the position of Executive Director. This position will be based out of the South Saint Paul Office.

The Executive Director is the Union’s Chief Executive Officer and is responsible for the entirety of AFSCME Council 5 activities, working closely with Council 5 staff and Council 5's Executive Board to execute the implementation and operations of the organization.

JOB SUMMARY

The Executive Director’s power and authority are listed in Article IX of the Council Constitution.

Section 1: There shall be appointed by the Executive Board an Executive Director who shall sit on the Executive Board with a voice but no vote. The Executive Director shall serve at the pleasure of the Board, and the compensation, expenses and benefits of the Executive Director shall be determined by the Executive Board.

Section 2. The Executive Director is the Council's administrative and executive officer, and must give full time to the Council. The Executive Director shall, under policies established by the Executive Board, employ, terminate, fix the compensation and expenses, and direct the activities of such staff as are required to carry out effectively the functions of this Council. The Executive Director shall, with the approval of the Executive Board, engage such technical and professional services, including legal counsel and independent auditors, as may be required.

In particular this position exists to set strategic priorities for Council 5 and ensure successful implementation.

JOB DUTIES

ACCOUNTABILITIES

Reports to: Council 5 Executive Board
Supervises: Directly: All Department Heads and Executive Assistant. Indirectly: All Council 5 staff

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

PROBLEM SOLVING & CREATIVITY

PROBLEM SOLVING AND CREATIVITY

RESUMES & REFERENCES SUBMITTED TO

Pat Guernsey % Liza Allen
AFSCME Minnesota Council 5
300 Hardman Avenue South South St. Paul, MN 55075
Email resumes accepted at: liza.allen@afscmemn.org for Pat Guernsey

DEADLINE FOR APPLYING IS FRIDAY, DECEMBER 20, 2019 at 4:00PM

AFSCME MINNESOTA COUNCIL 5
(American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, AFL-CIO) 651-450-4990
AFSCME MN Council 5 is an Equal Opportunity Employer; women and people of color strongly encouraged to apply.