EUROPA DONNA - The European Breast Cancer is seeking a new CEO/Executive Director to commence in Spring 2020.
As Europa Donna’s CEO of the past 22 years, Susan Knox, will retire in 2020, the President and Executive Board of Europa Donna are now seeking an experienced professional to lead the organisation into the future. The candidate will be multilingual, charismatic and have strong leadership skills. S/he will direct an experienced team based in Milan and will represent the organisation at the European level. S/he will build upon important relationships already established with collaborators around Europe. S/he will ensure Europa Donna’s continued financial stability and will work to achieve Europa Donna’s goals with integrity and high ethical standards.
Deadline for applications: 6 January 2020
Founded in 1994, Europa Donna – The European Breast Cancer Coalition is an independent non-profit organization whose members are affiliated groups from countries throughout Europe. The Coalition works to raise awareness of breast cancer and to mobilise the support of European women in pressing for improved breast cancer education, appropriate screening, optimal treatment and increased funding for research.
Europa Donna currently has national groups in 47 member countries. Its Head Office is located in Milan, Italy.
For more information: www.europadonna.org
Susan Knox is planning to retire in Spring 2020 after 22 years as Europa Donna’s Chief Executive Officer/Executive Director. ED’s Executive Board is now seeking a charismatic new person committed to leading the organization into the future. This individual must have imagination, energy, intellect, and excellent communication skills.
S/he will represent ED at all key conferences and meetings with all collaborators in the field of breast cancer across Europe and the world.
S/he will report to the President, Executive Board of Europa Donna – The European Breast Cancer Coalition.
Europa Donna – The European Breast Cancer Coalition offers a competitive salary and benefits based on experience.
Hours: Full-time, 40 hours per week; some travel will be involved.
Contract: Italian “contratto commercio e terziario”, level quadro.