Filing Period is now closed. See post #3 in this thread for more information. International Laser Class Association of North America Contract for Executive Director Services · Qualifications o Experience in writing/journalism o Experience with creating and maintaining a web site o Experience with basic office software, including financial, database and desktop publishing o Experience with public speaking o Good interpersonal skills · Responsibilities to include (but are not limited to): o Manage the Laser Class office, including: § Interacting with the class membership on a daily basis, § Maintaining all financial records, including preparing monthly reports for review by the Class Treasurer and Executive Committee § Work with the Treasurer to develop an annual budget and submit for approval to the Executive Committee § Liaise with the North American Region builder (Vanguard) o Publish a quarterly magazine containing: § Articles on major Laser/Radial/4.7 regattas in the past quarter, § Roundup on Master's and Junior's activities, § How-to and general Laser sailing related articles, § Reports from the Districts, § Reports/columns from the class officers as well as any other class business articles § ILCA Laser World insert o Maintain an up to date class website including: § Complete schedule § Regatta results and write-ups § Contact information for fleets, districts, region, world levels, § Links to Laser related websites, § Support for Laser/Masters e-mail lists and/or Forum, § Provide archival information of interest to Laser sailors (e.g. list of perpetual trophies and their past winners) o Recruit/Register/Solicit Laser Class members and maintain a membership database o Coordinate and work with the District Secretaries in the North American Region § Provide support for organizing their districts § Coordinate District Championship regatta schedules o Solicit/Maintain Laser relevant advertising streams through quarterly publication and website o Organize and coordinate Laser/Radial/4.7 regatta schedule, including major Master's events § Liaise with regatta chairmen to insure the quality of Laser Class regattas and to insure that Laser Class membership is enforced (and collected) · Attend, or insure that a suitable class representative attends, the major ILCA-NA regattas § Organize and score the Laser/Radial/4.7 Grand Prix · Obtain awards from sponsors and award at the end of each season § Develop and maintain a list of North American Region regatta PRO's § Develop and maintain a list of experienced North American Region OTW judges o Participate in the conception, planning and execution of programs designed to grow the Laser Class membership o Other services related to promoting, developing, etc., the Laser Class Association of North America as determined by the ILCA-NA Executive Committee. · Contact Information o Interested parties should submit their application to by e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org o Applications should contain § A cover letter explaining why the applicant is interested in this position § A detailed resume highlighting experience § Any supporting documents, including example newsletters, links to web pages, etc. o All applications must be RECEIVED by November 5, 2004.