University of Alaska Southeast

Job Posting

Company: Skagway Development Corporation
Location: Skagway
Position: Executive Director, full-time
Requirements: Bachelor degree in Business Admin, Finance, Marketing, or related field preferred
Summary: The Executive Director shall be responsible for the overall management and financial duties as well as strategic and programmatic operations of the organization. Furthermore, the Executive Director acts as a key ambassador to municipal and state governments, regional organizations, entrepreneurs and the local community.

Duties include:
  • Pay all bills and state/federal taxes in a timely manner
  • Submit quarterly and annual reports to local, state and federal entities
  • Prepare budgets and financial reports
  • Coordinate/facilitate multiple community events and apply to local and state entities for permits, licensing and pay appropriate fees for such events
  • Provide small business start-up and expansion assistance
  • Prioritize multiple tasks with multiple deadlines
  • Website and social media upkeep/maintenance

Qualifications include:

  • Bachelors Degree in Business Administration, Finance, Marketing, Communications or other related fields preferred
  • Business management or similar position in a non-profit organization with an emphasis in economic development preferred
  • Knowledge of non-profit rules and regulations preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills and self-motivated
  • Proficient in QuickBooks accounting software

Compensation: starting $40K to $50K per year, depending on experience. Holiday, personal leave (sick and vacation time)

To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to the email listed. 

For more information, see the Skagway Development Corporation job posting and website.

Contact: Skagway Development Corporation
Contact at: 907-983-3414
Closing Date: Monday, February 26 at 4 PM AKST