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Executive Director Position Available

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) North Carolina, Inc., a nonprofit grassroots organization, seeks an experienced and committed leader. This Raleigh-based position includes promoting awareness and visibility of NAMI NC; advocating in the public arena and the legislature; working to strengthen our affiliates across the state; creating strategies for development and fund raising; creating excellent relationships with volunteers; program development; office management and supervision; financial management; community and public relations/advocacy.

NAMI members include families, people with lived MH experience, and friends of people with mental illness. The primary functions are support, education, and advocacy.

The ideal candidate is skilled and experienced as an advocate and in nonprofit management. The candidate must be articulate, organized, analytical, able to write well, build consensus, and well- grounded in mental health services and advocacy. The candidate must have the ability to work effectively with volunteers as well as paid staff, and must be an effective supervisor and manager.

Education required is BA/BS; MA preferred; starting salary dependent on education and relevant experience. Compensation includes health insurance and vacation/sick leave benefits.

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