Leadership Opportunity- Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC): President & CEO
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Leadership Opportunity- Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC): President & CEO

Pioneering Geospatial Excellence: The Role

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) has posted a job opportunity for President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). This role offers a chance to lead geospatial innovation, foster global collaboration and leave a mark on a world that needs informed decisions. Strategic vision, operational finesse and a knack for collaboration are critical qualities.

Global Impact: A Trusted Leader to Guide Growth and Change

The incoming President and CEO won’t just hold a position; they’ll become a respected and trusted leader guiding OGC. The mission is to unite various sectors – public, private, academic, and nonprofit – and drive growth, innovation, and sustainability. It’s about embodying values and forging partnerships to create win-win situations.

This role demands strategic management expertise for steering OGC’s growth and evolution. Adapting to market trends and fostering innovation will be central. The CEO will lead a global team of experts, ensuring OGC’s relevance and impact. Skillful change management will be essential for navigating growth phases.

Championing OGC’s Vision

The President and CEO won’t just lead internally; they’ll also be OGC’s face to the world. Exceptional communication skills will enhance OGC’s visibility and reputation. By modernizing governance processes, the CEO will echo the Board’s vision throughout the organization. They should excel in building diverse global networks, backed by political insight and regional understanding.

Taking the Leap

Link to the full job description here.

For those ready to steer global geospatial impact, send a CV and letter of interest to ceosearch@ogc.org by October 31, 2023.

OGC values diversity and inclusivity, treating all applicants and employees fairly in line with state and local laws.

Getting to Know OGC

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) is a not-for-profit, international membership organization driven to make geospatial and location information and services FAIR – Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, and Reusable. OGC unites over 500 members across industry, government and academia. Collaborative innovation results in geospatial standards that address real-world challenges like climate change and healthcare.

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