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National Director - RSA US

$60,000 per annum (commensurate with skills and experience) + benefits

4 days per week, based in New York City

As the National Director you will have the opportunity to shape and develop a strategy in close coordination with the RSA US Board and have the opportunity to cultivate RSA networks in key cities throughout the US. In this exciting role you will also be responsible for managing all US Fellowship events which provide an opportunity for US Fellows to share their insight, expertise and enthusiasm for positive social change.

You will have significant project management experience and a proven track record and ability to point to specific examples of developing and operationalizing strategies that have taken an organization to the next stage of growth. You must have experience of initiating, managing and delivering events and be able to develop collaborative working relationships, meeting and working with people at all levels and from a diverse range of professions, backgrounds and interests.

You must also have past success working with a Board of Directors/Trustees with the ability to cultivate existing board member relationships and meet Board reporting and governance.

Please note that the role will be wholly based in the USA and the postholder will be directly employed by RSA US.

RSA US combines thought leadership with civic innovation to further human progress. Building on the RSA’s 250 year history as a beacon for enlightenment values, RSA US is currently at an exciting period in its development. We provide platforms for leading experts; our projects generate new models for tackling the social challenges of today and we are building on our network of over 27,000 Fellows around the world – these are achievers and influencers from every field with a real commitment to progressive and social change.


How to apply

To apply for this position please download the application pack from the RSA website and prepare your CV and a covering letter clearly addressing how you meet the criteria for the role as set out in the person specification and stating your current salary. You may address your covering letter to RSA US Board.

Please submit your application through the RSA website. The closing date for receipt of applications is Midnight on 9th September 2016. Interviews are expected to take place by 30th September 2016. Please note that we are unable to accept late or incomplete applications.

RSA US is committed to being an equal opportunities employer.


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