Seeking a New Executive Director for Jermik Ankyun Foundation 

 

Are you interested in leading an incredible organization into its next stage of growth?

 

Are you passionate about disability rights? 

 

Are you a creative, innovative individual who wants to see change happen in Armenia, and be a part of that change?

The Executive Director is first and foremost passionate about disability rights and is comfortable interacting with and advocating for individuals with special needs. He/she is a creative individual with incredible initiative, a visionary eye, and a strong business mind who can address strategic issues facing JAF. He/she directs and manages all functions related to the operations of Jermik Ankyun Foundation, generates new ideas, and takes the initiative to improve processes, services, systems and programs. He/she is the legal representation of the organization. He/she will maintain effective relationships and liaise with the board, stakeholders, employees, elected officials, the Ministry of Labor and Social Issues, Parliament, and donors. The Executive Director must remain knowledgeable about legislature developments or trends that can impact mental health care, and disability rights. He/she will be able to implement governance decisions, manage a dynamic team, and ensure financial planning, compliance and budget control. He/she will be an outspoken individual who works to shape policy and practice in Armenia, resulting in the replication of the JAF model of group homes in Armenia.

 

If you are interested in seeing the job description, please email natalie@friendsofwarmhearth.org.  We look forward to hearing from you.