FFACS Board Member Needed

Friends Forever, A Cat Sanctuary

POSITION DESCRIPTION

BOARD OF DIRECTOR

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Purpose

Serve as an officer/director of Friends Forever, A Cat Sanctuary Board as described by the Bylaws of the of organization for the term required.

 Duties/Responsibilities

  • -Attend monthly Board Meetings as prescribed by law, by the Articles of Incorporation of this corporation or by the Bylaws of the organization:  non attendance of more than 2 meetings in a calendar year will be grounds for dismissal from the Board
  • -Attend special Board meetings that are called by the President as needed
  • -Perform any and all duties  as imposed by the Bylaws of the organization
  • Propose and approve/disapprove changes made within the organization
  • -Appoint and remove, employ and discharge, prescribe and supervise the duties or all officers, agents and employees of the corporation, if any, and fix the compensation if required
  • -Hold the term of office as prescribed by the Bylaws, for a term of two years until a successor has been elected and qualified
  • -Attend the annual meeting which takes place in October of each year
  • -Support the fundraising efforts of the organization
  • -Provide a written resignation to the Board of Directors a minimum of 30 days prior to effective date of the resignation if leave is required before the length of office expires
  • -Perform other duties as required

Qualifications

  • -Good organization and communication skills required
  • -Prior non-profit organization experience preferred
  • -Strong interest in the animal welfare society
  • -Ability to uphold all policies of the organization
  • -Able to make decisions and attend all BOD meetings as required by Bylaws