ULI Northwest seeks an entrepreneurial Executive Director to lead and shape the District Council’s work around local and regional development issues and land use policies.
The ULI Northwest Executive Director is responsible for leading the District Council’s program of work, including developing and executing strategies that manage the District Council and organizational resources, expertise, and leadership to shape and constructively impact local and regional development issues and land use policies.The Executive Director will oversee and coordinate the various activities of the District Council, including programs, membership, corporate and program sponsorships, advisory services, communications, public relations and general management of operations. The Executive Director will ensure that the District Council programming aligns with the ULI Global priorities and operates in compliance with ULI policies.
The Executive Director’s primary responsibilities include:
Developing and implementing a strategic program of work, budget and a staffing plan for the District Council with clearly defined outcomes and methods to measure success.
Supporting District Council Chairs and other leadership committees in Seattle and Portland.
Managing the ULI Northwest office and staff in both Seattle and Portland.
Implementing a comprehensive membership program that engages the membership committee as well as the Young Leaders Group (YLG), WLI, NEXT and other ULI Northwest Committees.
Building funding relationships and strategic partnerships with existing sponsors, and expanding the sponsor network.
Overseeing the District Council’s programs in both Seattle and Portland, as well as communications, social media and reporting.
Enhancing ULI Northwest’s reputation and identifying ways to lead and contribute to the dialogue on land use policies within the region.
Providing expertise and leadership regarding issues affecting land use policies through education forums, community initiatives, conferences, meetings, programs, publications and other sources.
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Application Process Click here to upload your resume and cover letter including salary requirements. For more information, please contact Adrienne O’Rourke at Adrienne.ORourke@marcumllp.com.
ULI Northwest is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
About Raffa – Marcum’s Nonprofit & Social Sector Group
On behalf of ULI Northwest, Raffa – Marcum’s Nonprofit & Social Sector Group is working with a committee comprised of ULI Northwest leadership and other members to advance the search. Founded in 1984 and recently merged with Marcum, Raffa is, and always has been, a missiondriven professional services firm seeking to do more for nonprofits and socially conscious organizations like ULI Northwest.