The Lynchburg Association of REALTORS® (LAR) is currently seeking a highly skilled and motivated professional for the role of Chief Executive Officer (CEO). The Lynchburg Association and its’ MLS serve 800+ members located in Central Virginia.
LAR offers a comprehensive benefit plan and a competitive salary commensurate with experience and qualifications. If interested, please submit in confidence with your resume and a cover letter to Virginia REALTORS® at AEsearch@virginiarealtors.org by November 1, 2019.
Qualified candidates will have: • Deep understanding of trends and issues affecting the real estate industry in the region as well as within the Commonwealth. • Excellent leadership qualities paired with solid decision-making skills that inspire employees and REALTOR® members to embrace the vision and strategy of LAR. • Comprehensive knowledge of association/organizational administration, operations, financial management, strategic planning, member relations, and assessment and improvement techniques. • Ability to ensure long term fiscal health of the organization by working with the Board of Directors, managing a substantial budget, and maintaining safeguards to protect the organization’s positive financial position. • Excellent communication and public speaking skills and the ability to leverage relationships to increase LAR’s visibility in the community. • Commitment to network and establish relationships/partnerships at the Local, State, and National Associations. • Real estate industry or REALTOR® Association background is desired. MLS experience a plus. Relevant designations such as the RCE, CAE, and/or college degree preferred.
About Lynchburg Association of REALTORS®
The Lynchburg Association of REALTORS®, chartered in 1913, has over 700 real estate professionals who serve the City of Lynchburg and the surrounding counties of Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford and Campbell.
Our mission is to promote the awareness of the REALTOR® profession and bring value to our members.
Goals of our Association include being the voice for real estate, promoting our value proposition to the public through consumer outreach, providing our members with a thorough knowledge of association services and technology, offering educational opportunities and research new technology to stay ahead and navigate through industry trends.