The Mann Group Releases Job Posting For Grassroots Outdoor Alliance President

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Moving swiftly and working closely with the Grassroots Board of Directors, The Mann Group has released the job posting for Grassroots President position.
Leslie Cunningham, CCO of The Mann Group says "although Roanne Miller will not be leaving her position as President until the end of the summer, we want to be as thorough as possible and efficient with the time remaining in this important selection process."
Below is the job posting. A link at the bottom will take you to a comprehensive job description and contact information.

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GRASSROOTS OUTDOOR ALLIANCE
GRASSROOTS PRESIDENT
POSITION DESCRIPTION

The Grassroots President is responsible to the Board of Directors for the execution of programs approved by the Board of Directors and designed to meet the Grassroots mission statement goals.

Grassroots Mission
A unified voice leading to excellence in retail through community, culture and sustainability.

The Grassroots President is responsible to the Board of Directors for:
The development of policy proposals and initiatives.
The development, implementation and maintenance of related written operational policies and specific operating procedures to support those policies and initiatives as prioritized and approved by the Board of Directors.
The maintenance and management of Grassroots staff and outside resources.
The satisfactory management of the financial resources of GOA.
The ideal Candidate will have a demonstrated track record of:

A. LEADERSHIP
Must be able to rise above
Demand Respect
Hard Choices
Effective Negotiator

B. TEAM BUILDING
A voice for both Retailers and Vendors
A Consensus-Builder
Strong Networking skills

C. STRONG COMMUNICATOR
Proven proficiency of Listening Well
Strong Public Speaking Skills
Enroll Retailers into the Association Strategy
Communicating the Vision with authority and passion
Setting Expectations

D. ORGANIZATION
Proven ability to work autonomously from a home office
Manages multiple tasks with ease and without stress

E. AUTHENTICITY
Respected by both Vendor and Retailer Worlds
Outdoor Passions
Business acumen
Insightful perspective of business challenges
To see the full Job Description click here: Grassroots President Description

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About The Mann Group
The Mann Group is the trusted partner to hundreds of independently owned shops and some of the worlds most recognized brands in the outdoor, cycling, running and action sport industries.
Their deep understanding of the retail environment and comprehensive set of custom tailored services provides clients with value and insight that impact the customer experience, employee engagement and the financial health of their business.

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