United States Tennis Association Middle States (USTA MS) has retained Vetted Solutions to recruit a new Executive Director (ED) for the association. USTA MS is located in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania.
The organization’s focus is to effectively manage recreational and competitive programs within the geographic boundaries of the association while enhancing the image and awareness of USTA MS programs and building a sustainable partnership between the association and the constituency it serves. USTA MS serves more than 28,000 members.
The ED is responsible for implementing the strategic plan, carrying out the direction of USTA MS Board of Directors, managing the day-to-day operational programs, policies and procedures, and the functioning of the office of USTA MS.
He/She will provide direction, support and supervision for 34 USTA MS staff to execute the policies established by the Board of Directors. USTA MS operates on a $3M budget. This position’s focus is on ensuring that the organization is providing tools, training and leadership necessary for volunteers, community leaders and tennis enthusiasts to grow the game of tennis.
Successful candidates should possess a passion for tennis and association management; the ability to create powerfully focused staff and volunteer work teams with clear written, shared and measurable goals; a strong work ethic and creative leadership; a dedication to the well-being of the association and its mission to promote and develop the growth of tennis throughout its territory; expert and timely communication abilities with insightful use of social media; effective management, assessment, development and evaluation abilities regarding in-house and field staff; comfort in shared leadership of non-profit staff/volunteer organizations; and demonstrated credible and ethical character as a representative of the association.
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