The Provisional Executive Director is a temporary, time-limited position, not to exceed one year, assisting the Executive Director as part of a phased transitional retirement plan. The Provisional Executive Director assists the Executive Director in performing the day-to-day overall operations for The American Board of Examiners in Psychodrama, Sociometry and Group Psychotherapy (ABE), a 501(c)(6) nonprofit professional certification corporation. In the absence of the Executive Director, the Provisional Educational Director performs the tasks of the Executive Director under supervision from the Board President.
This position has two components: (1) to support the Executive Director and the Board through the performance of administrative functions that promote the smooth and expeditious running of the office, the Board meetings and the certification process; and (2) to prepare to take over the Executive Director role, so the Provisional Executive Director can assume the Executive Director role whenever needed, and, should the incumbent be selected, will assume the Executive Director position upon the Executive Director’s retirement.
Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Ability to manage day-to-day operations of a 501(c)(6) nonprofit professional certification corporation, including all accounting functions, such as those necessary for auditing, budgeting, financial analysis, capital asset and property management, and payroll in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles. Strong organizational abilities with capability to multi-task and handle shifting workload and priorities. Excellent computer literacy, including fluency in the Microsoft Office Suite of programs such as Word, Excel, Power Point and Adobe; in document managements tools such as Google Docs, and in standard accounting tools such as Quicken. Psychodrama experience a plus, but not required.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: Benefits: 4 hours of sick leave and 4 hours of annual leave for every 80 hours; retirement plan. Extensive teleworking. Should the Provisional Executive Director be chosen to serve as Executive Director, the salary increases to approximately $26,000/per year, approx. 20 hours per week.
Internal Number: 001
About American Board of Examiners in Psychodrama, Sociometry & Group Psychotherapy
The American Board of Examiners in Psychodrama, Sociometry and Group Psychotherapy (ABE/The Board) was founded to establish professional standards in the fields of psychodrama, sociometry and group psychotherapy, and to certify qualified professionals on the basis of these standards.
The Board currently seeks a Provisional Executive Director to support the transition to retirement of the Executive Director who has held the position for 30 years, and, if chosen, to take over the role.