Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
This position with the Office of Administration, Governor’s Council on Disability is responsible for the administrative, fiscal and supervisory responsibility for coordinating, planning and implement the activities of the Council. The Executive Director reports to, and is supervised by the Governor’s Council through the Chairperson of the Council and is responsible to facilitate the board functions of Council members.
Work hours are Monday – Friday 8:00a.m. – 5:00p.m.
Job Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
The Executive Director must be knowledgeable about disability issues and have a demonstrated commitment to full participation of people with disabilities in all aspects of community life. The Executive Director shall have a working knowledge of the Americans with Disabilities Amendment Act. Knowledge of the principals of risk management and insurance, ability to manage change, provide program management and achieve results, ability to provide leadership and supervision to program staff, ability to communicate effectively and develop short and long range plans that meet established objectives.