Executive Director, Dress for Success Philadelphia

Posted by on March 22, 2010

Dress for Success Philadelphia, a program of Dress for Success Worldwide, is seeking an energetic, passionate self-starter to fill the role of executive director. The mission of Dress for Success is to promote the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.

Women are referred to Dress for Success Philadelphia when they have interviews scheduled and receive suits and accessories during their initial visits. Once they find work, they can return for up to a week’s worth of clothing and access to the organization’s employment retention programs, including the Professional Women’s Group, a monthly networking association.

The Executive Director is responsible for guiding Dress for Success Philadelphia toward accomplishing its mission, vision and guiding principles. The Executive Director reports to Dress for Success Worldwide, works closely with the advisory board and is responsible for leadership and management of Dress for Success Philadelphia.

Read more at: http://www.idealist.org/en/job/370562-183

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