BACKGROUND The CAI NJ chapter is one of 64 Community Associations Institute (“CAI”) chapters in the nation. CAI is a national organization of 40,000 plus members dedicated to fostering vibrant, responsive, competent community associations. Its mission is to help community associations promote harmony, a sense of community, responsible citizenship and effective leadership. More than 73.5 million Americans live in an estimated 347,000 condominium and homeowner associations, cooperatives and other association governed communities.
MISSION CAI NJ is dedicated to enhancing the quality of community association living, through education, legislative advocacy and professional development. CAI NJ is a 501(c)(6) not for profit entity created over 40 years ago. It is one of the largest chapters in the United States, with over 2,300 members. We provide continuous education and resources to help our members stay abreast of the current news, laws and issues affecting community associations in the State of New Jersey.
The Association’s website, www.cainj.org contains a variety of information including:
Programs and Services
Job Summary The Chapter Executive Director (CED) is responsible for implementing the chapter’s mission and goals, directing the daily activities and overall administration of chapter operations. The CED must possess highly developed interpersonal communication and negotiation skills and a demonstrated capacity to build and maintain relationships with diverse communities, chapter volunteers and employees, organizations, government, media and other interests. The CED must also be skilled in personnel management and supervision and financial management.
Travel The job will require travel to other parts of the country for the duration of 3 to 5 business days a couple times a year to attend the CAI National conference and other such events. All travel expenses for the CED will be paid for by CAI NJ
Key Relationships The CED reports and is accountable to the chapter Board of Directors, through the Executive Committee (“EC”)and directly to the chapter President.
Qualifications Education: Preferably have a BA/BS; or equivalent combination of education and relevant professional designation(s), e.g., CAE. Continuing professional education and active affiliation within related professional association is also encouraged.
Experience Four to seven years’ experience, with at least one year of experience in a management capacity, responsible for supervising, planning and carrying out the administration of an association with an interaction of volunteers, preferably in a not for profit and/or nonprofit environment; with business administration training and/or comparable years of experience in a related position.
Applications are due no later than October 25, 2019 and should be submitted to:
Mohammed F. Salyani CPA, FCCA(UK) 1200 Tices Lane, East Brunswick NJ 08816 email@example.com
About Community Associations Institute - New Jersey Chapter
Since 1973, Community Associations Institute (CAI) has been the leading provider of resources and information for homeowners, volunteer board leaders, professional managers, and business professionals in 350,000 homeowners associations, condominiums, and housing cooperatives in the United States and millions of communities worldwide. With more than 42,000 members, CAI works in partnership with 36 legislative action committees and 64 affiliated chapters within the U.S., Canada, South Africa, and the United Arab Emirates as well as with housing leaders in several other countries, including Australia, Spain, Saudi Arabia, and the United Kingdom. A global nonprofit 501(c)(6) organization, CAI is the foremost authority in community association management, governance, education, and advocacy. Our mission is to inspire professionalism, effective leadership, and responsible citizenship—ideals reflected in community associations that are preferred places to call home. Visit us at www.caionline.org and follow us on Twitter and Facebook @caisocial.