The School Nutrition Association of Pennsylvania is looking for an ED who can leverage our child nutrition expertise to deliver value-added services to expanded membership. This will draw on your ability to identify prospect needs, match them with association strengths and deliver efficient programs and services that benefit members and the organization.
The Executive Director is responsible for leading association operations and meeting desired growth targets in membership and revenue. The ED will work with internal and external association leaders to efficiently implement the association's strategic plan, including member communications, member events, certification programs and on-line learning. The ED will draw on sales and marketing resources to design approaches that drive business results.
The SNAPA Executive Director will:
Develop and implement strategies aiming to promote the association’s mission
Collaborate with the association president and other leaders on implementation of business plans
Oversee budget, monitor key financial and non-financial performance indicators
Provide daily oversight of association operations
Project manage association events, and services
Develop, maintain positive working relationships with Board members, experts in the field, and key members/industry members
Lead events committee, serve as association spokesperson at events, travel to events several times a year.
5+ four years of experience as leader of a professional membership or non-profit association, ideally with membership of at least 1,500
Strong leadership, organization abilities
Demonstrated experience in developing and implementing plans to attain desired result
Excellent communication (oral and written) and public speaking skills
* Strong understanding of measures of performance, financial and membership
Knowledge of association management system, best practices in using member data to support efficient operations
BS/BA in business or MBA preferred, CAE designation a plus
About School Nutrition Association of Pennsylvania
Since 1955 the School Nutrition Association of Pennsylvania has been proud to represent school food service professionals who make it their mission to impact positively the wellness of children through healthy school meals and to work to ensure that high quality child nutrition programs are available in all schools in the Commonwealth.