Georgia Bikes is now accepting executive director applications from qualified individuals
Georgia Bikes is now accepting applications from qualified individuals who would like to serve as the full-time Executive Director.
This is a salaried, FLSA-exempt position based in Georgia.
About Georgia Bikes
Georgia Bikes is the statewide bicycle advocacy organization in Georgia with a mission to unite people and organizations to improve bicycling conditions and promote equitable bicycling throughout the state.
Job Duties and Qualifications
The Executive Director of Georgia Bikes is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the organization. Preferred candidates will be experienced with a wide range of leadership skills.
For a complete listing of the job duties and qualifications, please see this document.
A successful Executive Director will be able to effectively guide staff, stakeholders, and allies in the implementation of the organization’s goals and objectives.
The incoming Executive Director will be charged with leading implementation of the current strategic action plan as well as plan for a new strategic plan in 2022. Please read the current strategic plan here.
Salary and Benefits
Salary range for the position $60,000-65,000 a year. The position has flexible hours and office location; the Executive Director can use a home office. Twelve paid holiday days a year and fifteen of paid vacation with a flexible paid sick leave policy. Assistance with healthcare expenses available.
Location and Travel
The Executive Director must live in Georgia and can be based out of any city or community; current staff are located in Savannah and Athens. Out-of-state applicants are welcome but must be able to relocate to Georgia in an expedited manner.
As this job includes state legislative and policy work, applicants must be able to get to metro Atlanta regularly for in-person meetings with legislators and state agency staff, especially during the legislative session (usually January-early April).
Board and staff meetings are primarily held virtually as are some meetings with state partners and allies. However, statewide travel is a regular part of the position as many important events and meetings occur in a variety of locations across the state.
How to Apply
Please send a statement of interest and qualifications as well as a resume via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline is COB on Friday June 18th, 2021.
Notification and Selection Process
Upon receipt of completed application, applicants will be notified of their status for further consideration.
Georgia Bikes provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Georgia Bikes complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.