Executive Director - Lake Junaluska Assembly, Lake Junaluska, North Carolina

January 03, 2018

Lake Junaluska Assembly is a conference and retreat center located in the mountains of western North Carolina whose mission is to be a place of Christian hospitality where lives are transformed through renewal of soul, mind, and body.

The ideal candidate for Executive Director of Lake Junaluska will:

  • Exhibit entrepreneurial and adaptive leadership;
  • Oversee the organization as Chief Executive Officer;
  • Maintain the focus on the mission, refine the vision, and implement the strategic plan as the Chief Strategic Officer;
  • Build and maintain strong staff teams;
  • Report to the Board of Trustees, facilitate the planning of Board and committee meetings, and ensure effective fiduciary and good governance decisions;
  • Serve as leader alongside the Advancement staff and engage relationships with donors;
  • Expand the mission of Lake Junaluska as an outstanding hospitality provider, embrace sustainable business principles, and support the mission of the United Methodist Church;
  • Engage the residential aspects of Lake Junaluska through support of the Director of Assembly Public Works;
  • Serve as liaison between the Conference Center and the Residential Community;
  • Serve as the primary spokesperson for Lake Junaluska with the community, the media, the United Methodist Church, and constituent groups;
  • Value extended community relations through board and community involvement in local, regional, and connectional relationships; and
  • Serve as steward of the Lake Junaluska brand.

Applicants should describe in a cover letter how their experience and skill sets will further the mission. Please submit cover letter and resume to Rachel Watkins at rwatkins@lakejunaluska.com

Contact: Rachel Watkins

Address: Lake Junaluska NC

Email: rwatkins@lakejunaluska.com.

Website: https://www.lakejunaluska.com/careers/