The All Baby and Child Corporation is looking to hire an Executive Director for a new organization that will unite independent specialty stores to thrive in an increasingly competitive environment. Working with the Specialty Retail Board, the chosen candidate will develop the budget, structure, and bylaws for the new organization. This position will require travel at times, so applicants should be comfortable with that. Other responsibilities include:
- Recruit members from across the country to join the organization.
- Serve as a catalyst and moderator for the organization and ensure that the group maintains its focus and meets its objectives.
- Provide monthly reports to the stakeholders.
- Manage the staff and other resources.
- Create job descriptions, recruit and screen candidates and make hiring recommendations to the Specialty Retail Board for approval.
- At least 5 years experience working in retail or with retailers.
- Understands how technology is changing the face of retail and impacting customer behaviors.
- Knows what good marketing looks like and has ample creativity.
- Has successfully hired, managed and motivated teams.