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General Manager/CEO - Northern Electric Cooperative in Bath, SD

Date Posted: July 22, 2014
Type: Full Time

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General Manager/Chief Executive Officer

Northern Electric Cooperative

Bath, South Dakota


NEC (www.northernelectric.coop) is a financially sound, member-owned, electric distribution cooperative providing service over 2,840 miles of line in portions of 10 northeast South Dakota counties. The Cooperative serves 6,100 meters. Approximately half of the kWh sales is irrigation, commercial and industrial; the remaining half is residential. It has 37 employees, revenue in excess of $26 million, and a plant investment of $59 million.

The successful candidate will be a person of integrity and have proven leadership skills. The individual must be a strategic thinker, possess strong business acumen, and have more than five years’ supervisory experience at the senior management level. Rural electric cooperative experience is required.  A demonstrated understanding and respect of the cooperative principles and business model is essential.  The individual will have established strong interpersonal and team-building skills. Knowledge in the areas of safety, financial management, electric distribution operations, strategic planning, board relations, key accounts, and member/public relations is required. The successful candidate will have excellent oral and written communication skills. An appropriate level of higher education is required.

For more information, please visit http://www.jobtarget.com/c/copro.cfm?site_id=227&co=30504.


Tammy Lehman, NRECA Executive Search
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