Rivanna Conservation Alliance

The Rivanna Conservation Alliance was established on January 1, 2016 through a merger between the Rivanna Conservation Society and StreamWatch.

The Rivanna Conservation Alliance is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit watershed organization created to provide the community with a set of tools and programs specifically designed to help clean and protect the Rivanna River and its tributaries.

Rivanna Conservation Alliance Charlottesville, VA, USA
Sep 08, 2018
Full time
RCA Seeking Next Executive Director! As RCA’s Executive Director Roberta (Robbi) Savage prepares to retire from  an exceptional career in environmental nonprofit leadership , the search is underway to find an experienced, motivated, and visionary individual ready to lead as RCA’s next Executive Director (ED). With the guidance of the RCA Board of Directors, staff, and experienced consultants, we have completed an assessment of RCA’s processes, roles, and responsibilities throughout the organization. Details on the ED position and job description can be found here:   Executive Director Position Description . Desired Background and Qualifications RCA seeks an Executive Director with proven leadership and management skills, and a demonstrated capability to develop effective and diverse partnerships and identify innovative solutions. The Executive Director will need to articulate the mission and vision of the organization as evident in RCA’s programs and policies. Experience with staff, financial and administrative management of organizations in a flexible work environment is desired, along with experience in long-term planning and the use of a broad range of office technologies, particularly having a demonstrated ability to communicate and market through social media. A candidate will also benefit from positive local relationships and a working knowledge of environmental policies, issues and strategies. The Executive Director will have experience in development and fundraising, including foundation and government grants as well as corporate and private donations. The Executive Director will have significant experience in a related field, with successful experience in a leadership and management role. Previous experience working with non-profit organizations and any related advanced degrees or certifications are also desirable. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com