AFSCME Indiana-Kentucky Organizing Committee
Kentucky Associate Director
Based in Kentucky
Job Title: Kentucky Associate Director
Salary: $60,000 - $70,000; plus benefits
Responsible for efficiently administering and coordinating the activities of Council 962, under the direction of the Executive Director, or designee. Must perform a variety of managerial functions within Council 962 and maintain professional relationships with diverse levels of union and employer representatives.
In addition to special projects and other assignments, the associate director serves as a central resource for all staff and assists the Executive Director or designee with accomplishing internal and external organizing goals and for carrying out the union’s vision for building strength and achieving growth.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: (Examples provided are a general summary of the work required.)
Include AFSCME Council 962 and International staff, local union officials and members, leaders and members of other unions, workers and public officials and others as directed by the Executive Director or designee.
Directions and Decision Making
This position reports to the Executive Director or designee. Work is performed independently and is reviewed on an as-needed basis.
Education and Experience
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a degree in labor studies, labor relation or political action and 7 to 10 years of experience in union leadership acting in an official capacity to plan, administer and coordinate major union activities or a combination of education and experience to provide the following knowledge, skills and abilities:
Physical Requirements (as required by ADA)
Work is performed in an office environment as well as a variety of employment settings, such as employer workplaces, neighborhoods and wherever workers may be found. Must have a valid driver’s license and drive an automobile. Must be able to conduct visits in workers’ homes and travel to on-site locations. May require long-term assignments away from home base and work extended hours.
Submit resumes and references to LaQuita Alsum at email@example.com or 317-624-6609. She will submit potential candidates to the executive director.
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