HASA (The Hearing and Speech Agency of Metropolitan Baltimore) is seeking a high-achieving and self-motivated individual with an entrepreneurial spirit for our new Associate Director of CIRS Interpreting and Deaf Initiatives position. The focus of this position will be the oversight of operations for our CIRS Interpreting and sign language programs, including staffing, budgeting, program development, customer service initiatives, educational programming, outreach, and advocacy. Other duties will include supervision of on-site and community-based ASL classes and Deaf culture/educational programs. This is a dynamic career opportunity for an individual with a creative mindset for developing new business opportunities within the Deaf and hard of hearing communities.
The ideal candidate will posses a master’s degree (MBA or JD preferred) and have 5 - 10 years of interpreter business experience or experience in a related field. English proficiency is required; preference will be given to candidates who are also fluent in ASL. The individual must also have strong interpersonal and customer service skills, with knowledge in contract management and negotiations. Impeccable communication skills, computer literacy, and exceptional organizational skills are a must. Experience with fundraising and grant management is a plus.
Additional Salary Information: HASA offers a competitive benefits package, including paid time off, 403(b) retirement plan and free parking.
The Hearing and Speech Agency (HASA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation located at 5900 Metro Drive, Baltimore, Maryland 21215. HASA has approximately 80 employees. HASA's three service programs include CIRS Interpreting, Gateway School, and Clinical Services. HASA's Mission: Clear and effective communication is a necessity; there is a compelling need to understand and to be understood. HASA su...pports and facilitates individual choice in how to communicate. Our audiology, education, interpreting and speech-language services enable effective communication for individuals and families.