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Executive Director

Posted: 11/07/2023

Executive Director 
Cordova, AK
$DOE, excellent benefits
Our client: Creates opportunities for members, while protecting land and resources. They are seeking a Chief Executive with a passion for tribal governance, who wants longevity and can provide accountability and transparency. If you live in and love Cordova and are a communicator with the ability to foster a positive workplace culture, read on! 
If you qualify please apply here or email your resume to today! 
***Successful candidate will need knowledge of, and reside in Cordova***

 Would you like to: 
  • Work on government contracting, construction projects, pipeline support services and/or natural resource development.
  • Develop strategic plans
  • Oversee Budgeting/Accounting 
  • Handle Investment/Portfolios/ Financial Management
  • Read/Analyze Financial Statements
  • Develop Board Policies
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
Ideally you have: 
  • Bachelor’s degree in business/management, Masters degree in business or public administration or equivalent preferred
  • Minimum of five years’ experience in Tribal Government Management. Masters degree may be substituted for 3 years’ experience
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience with contract negotiations
  • Ability to demonstrate effective leadership and managerial skills in a mutually supportive environment
  • Ability to plan, organize, administer, and coordinate a variety of complex services and programs, community and statewide
  • Ability to select, motivate and evaluate staff and provide for their training and professional development
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Must be able to analyze complex technical and administrative problems and challenges, evaluate alternative solutions and adopt effective courses of action
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills, verbal and written
  • Ability to effectively and professionally represent the organization, establish, and maintain effective working relationships
  • Effective skills in exercising a high degree of initiative, judgement, discretion, and decision-making to achieve organizational objectives
  • MS Office proficiency
  • Medical Experience 
  • Human Resources (HR) Experience
Just a few of the perks:
  • Thirteen paid holidays per year
  • Health insurance (90% of employees, 80% of employees' dependents coverage paid)
  • Medical, dental, vision insurance, Life and Disability insurance (100% of premiums paid)
  • Retirement (8% salary profit share paid into fund)
  • Assistance with further education and training
PeopleAK is here for you! 
Our recruiters have over 50 years of combined experience placing candidates in rewarding roles. This is a free service for job seekers. Contact us today!  

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