Executive Director Pine Summit Camp and Conference Center

Classification: 
Full-time
Company: 
The Salvation Army,
2320 5th Avenue,
San Diego,
California
92101
Contact Person: 
Donn T. Yover
Contact E-mail Address: 
donn.yover@usw.salvationarmy.org
Contact Phone Number: 
(619) 4460250
Description/Responsibilities: 
The Pine Summit Camp and Conference Center (http://www.pinesummit.com) located in Big Bear Lake, California, is recruiting for an Executive Director. The Camp is owned and operated by the Salvation Army, Sierra del Mar Division and serves thousands of attendees each year. The Camp has a budget exceeding $3M, regularly employs 75 people and hires additional seasonal people as the need arises. This is an exciting opportunity to lead a caring and dedicated team in supporting the mission of TSA. MISSION STATEMENT: The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ to meet human needs in His name without discrimination. This position oversees and supervises the operations of Pine Summit Camp and Conference Center to include community relations and special event coordination; develops policies and procedures for these operations and ensures compliance to the same.
Requirements/Qualifications: 
This position requires a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in a related field, and five years progressively responsible experience coordinating public relations, and special events including experience in the management of similar operations for which this position is responsible, preferably in the management of camps with budgets exceeding $2.5M and staffs of 75 employees or more, hotel management area, or any equivalent combination of training and experience, which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to meet the essential functions of the position. Applicant must be able to fully embrace and formulate leadership practices and principles based on the full Mission of The Salvation Army. The applicant is expected to be able to express their personal Christian faith and demonstrate how their Christian faith experience has been utilized in their leadership of organizations and large programs whose purposes were similar to the Salvation Army mission statement. Further they must be able to articulate how their personal Christian faith experience would work in concert to see the full Mission of the Salvation Army realized in all aspects of Pine Summit’s leadership and operations.
Application Instructions: 
Resumes for the position will be accepted through the following link until March 22, 2013. http://www1.usw.salvationarmy.org/usw/www_usw_sdm.nsf?open.