The Greater Mercer Transportation Management Association (TMA) is seeking an Executive Director responsible for managing the operations of the TMA and providing visionary leadership. Greater Mercer TMA is a non profit, public private partnership dedicated to improving mobility and providing transportation choices in and around Mercer County, NJ. Established in 1984, the association consists of large and small employers, local governments, authorities and state agencies who share a commitment to providing sustainable transportation options that benefit commuters, businesses, senior citizens, the environment and thus the health and well being of all those who live and work in the region.
The successful candidate will be responsible for:
--overseeing/managing the activities of the fifteen person staff;
--strategic planning, long and short term, in the area of TDM ; program development based on the goals of the organization; implementation of the programs;
--fundraising/networking with private entities, governmental entities, individuals;
--public relations and marketing, public speaking; using all media to communicate message/mission of TMA;
--management of finances, including annual budget development;
--provide ongoing connection with and support to the Board of Trustees who act as ambassadors of the TMA mission in the community.
Skills: communications - new media ,as well as traditional media; interpersonal and public speaking; management and supervisory; organizational and implementation; strategic planning; knowledge and understanding of transportation policies and issues.
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree and a minimum of five years management and/or transportation planning experience required; advanced degree in public policy/transportation planning/business administration/management - desirable. Marketing/public relations experience helpful.
Send resume and cover letter by April 16, 2010 to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Selection Committee; Greater Mercer TMA, 15 Roszel Rd. Suite 101; Princeton, NJ 08540. No phone calls.
More about GMTMA is available at www.gmtma.org