The Deputy Director is a senior member of the executive team, and will hold a key role in helping to develop the Agency’s long-term vision and successful implementation of its creative programming. Filling this position is part of StopWaste’s succession planning efforts. Specific duties will vary but can include: • Collaborating with staff and outside stakeholders on a variety of operational and administrative challenges. • Developing programs and suggesting new methods or innovations to address current issues and help the Agency meet its ambitious mission. • Implementing and monitoring success of strategic initiatives. • Developing and implementing special projects at the direction of the Executive Director. • Participating in the agency’s strategic alignment process. • Directing, monitoring and evaluating the work of staff, contractors or grantees as needed. • Advising the Executive Director on a wide range of activities and policies. • Researching and analyzing complex legal and administrative issues. • Preparing and presenting reports to Boards and other stakeholders. • Representing the Agency with legislative lobbyists, legislators, legislative aides and governmental staff at local, state and federal levels.
Any combination of experience and training that would provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain these would be: • Education: A Bachelor’s Degree in public or business administration, or closely related field. A Masters’ Degree in a related field is desirable. • Experience: A minimum eight years of increasingly responsible administrative experience in municipal government or nonprofit equivalent.
Application Deadline: Monday, April 6, 2020
Additional Salary Information: Depending on qualifications. The salary range for this position is $15,269/mo. -$18,779/mo., plus excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, commuter benefits, vacation and management leave, and CalPERS retirement (Classic Employee: 2.5% @ 55 formula, PEPRA employee: 2%@ 62
StopWaste is a public agency responsible for increasing recycling and reducing waste in Alameda County. This goal is accomplished through projects at home, at work and at school. StopWaste is governed by three Boards: the Alameda County Waste Management Authority, the Alameda County Source Reduction and Recycling Board and the Energy Council. Staff are employees of the Alameda County Waste Management Authority. For more information please go to www.stopwaste.org.