President

Location
New York
Posted
Feb 25, 2014
Closes
Mar 27, 2014
Contact
Angel Segura
Duration
Full Time
The successful candidate possesses superior writing and communications skills; demonstrated management techniques for cultivating, rewarding and retaining high performers; a proven track record of achieving goals, building and developing viewership and bringing business to an online media publication.

Candidates will possess strong management, leadership and sales experience and have an acute understanding of the current Latino community narrative in the U.S. They will be well-acquainted with the advertising and online business opportunities regarding this target audience.

Qualifications:

•Basic knowledge of current communications digital best practices
•Attention to detail and accuracy and ability to manage multiple initiatives on deadline simultaneously
•An experienced leader
•An energetic, forward-thinking and creative individual with high ethical standards and an appropriate professional image
•A strategic visionary with sound technical skills, analytical ability, good judgment and strong operational focus
•A well-organized and self-directed individual who is "politically savvy" and a team player
•An intelligent and articulate individual who can relate to people at all levels of an organization and possesses excellent communication skills
•A good educator who is trustworthy and willing to share information and serve as a mentor
•An excellent negotiator who is experienced in contracts
•A decisive individual who possesses a "big picture" perspective and is well versed in systems
•BA or Masters degree (MA) or equivalent; or ten to fifteen years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience


Duties:

•Manage and motivate team of 30 employees
•Plan, develop, organize, implement, direct and evaluate the organization's goals and performance
•Participate in the development of the corporation's plans and programs as a strategic partner
•Evaluate and advise on the impact of long range planning, introduction of new programs/strategies and regulatory action
• Assist senior executives in performing their responsibilities
• Enhance and/or develop, implement and enforce policies and procedures of the organization through systems that improve the overall operation and effectiveness of the corporation
• Establish credibility throughout the organization as an effective developer of solutions to business challenges
• Continual improvement of the budgeting process through education of department managers on financial issues impacting their budgets
• Advise from the financial perspective on any contracts into which the Corporation may enter.
• Implement the organization's guidelines on a day-to-day basis
• Preside over quality control
• Hire, train, and terminate employees
• Develop and implement strategies and set the overall direction of a certain area of the company or organization
•Provide visionary and strategic leadership for the organization
•Develop and maintain relationships with other associations, industry, and government officials that are in the best interest of the company
•Direct staff, including organizational structure, professional development, motivation, performance evaluation, discipline, compensation, personnel policies, and procedures


The ideal candidate will be:
• Savvy in social media, with an obsession for online trends
• A strong leader and manager, with demonstrated resourcefulness, innovation and a strong vision
• Flexible, collaborative and creative
• Digitally savvy

Please send a resume, three references, salary requirements and a cover letter detailing your qualifications and thoughts on how you can propel the company to another level to jobs@latinopostcompany.com.