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Executive Director

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Brevard, NC, USABrevardNCUSA

The Board of Directors of the Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club of Transylvania County is seeking a dedicated, career-oriented Executive Director.

The Boys & Girls Club mission is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. The E.D. is responsible for bringing this mission to life in Transylvania County by working to ensure that the club’s youth are provided a safe and fun space to engage in opportunities and with caring professionals to guide them.

Areas of Responsibility: 

Working Conditions

Must be available to work a weekday schedule of 8:30 – 5:00 pm (includes a 30-minute lunch break). The schedule will require flexibility for events and/or meetings occurring evenings and weekends – such as special events, fundraisers, Board meetings, meetings with donors, etc.

Physical Requirements

Must be able to perform administrative work at a computer for 4-plus hours at a time, attend off-site meetings, and support operations and/or special events if needed.  Perform other duties as assigned. Necessary mental requirements include concentration and focus on fulfilling the mission of The Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club of Transylvania County. Additionally, the Club requires all applicants for employment to be tested for the presence of drugs and/or alcohol as part of our organization's drug free workplace policy prohibiting drug or alcohol use.

Educational Background: 
Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Qualifications

Significant leadership, organizational, and operations management experience

Successful Resource Development experience demonstrating the ability to cultivate donors and maintain relationships with key partners

Experience working with and supporting a Board of Directors. Ability to cultivate relationships with current and potential board members

Marketing/communications & public relations experience

Bachelor’s degree


Necessary Qualities & Skills

Excellent human relations skills with both employees, clients, and the public

Management skills for the oversight of a $1 million+ operating budget

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Ability to network with local organizations and other Boys & Girls Clubs for the benefit of the club

Facility with the Internet, Social Media, and Microsoft Office applications

Financial acumen and strategic mindset

Ability to build, manage and maintain effective teams

Ability to use diplomacy, diffuse situations, and exercise discernment with various constituent groups

Ability to collect, research and synthesize data and communicate the club’s impact

Ability to effectively use risk management, analytical and problem-solving skills

Ability to focus on possibilities and a vision for helping the club to serve more youth in a way that fulfills the mission


Salary and Benefits: Minimum Salary range of $51,000 to $65,000 adjustable based on skills and experience. Additional benefits valued over $8,000 include paid time off, health insurance, short and long-term disability, life insurance, and retirement benefits with up to a 3% employer match.

How to Apply: 

To Apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to Don Gentle, Board Chair via email to [email protected]

Organization Info

Cindy Platt Boys and Girls Club of Transylvania County

Brevard, North Carolina, USA
Annual Budget : 
11-50 employees
About Us
Areas of Focus: 

The mission of The Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. We are more than an after school program, we are a youth development organization serving school-aged youth ages 5 to 18 years old. The Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club is a positive place for kids and impacts the life of every young person it serves. We provide a safe place to go, a home away from home, where children feel welcomed and where they join together in wholesome recreation and companionship.


We offer engaging programs to enrich the lives of the children that we serve. Our goal is to impact children's lives in a positive way within the following 3 outcome areas:  Academic Success, Healthy Lifestyles, and Good Character and Citizenship. 

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Listing Stats

Post Date: 
May 14 2019
Active Until: 
Jun 14 2019
Hiring Organization: 
Cindy Platt Boys and Girls Club of Transylvania County