Transbay Joint Powers Authority San Francisco, California
Executive Director Salary: Competitive and Negotiable Application deadline: Open until filled. First resume review: Tuesday, September 7, 2021.
This exceptional leadership role opportunity will deliver a visionary transportation program, transforming downtown San Francisco, and creating a world class transportation hub in the heart of a burgeoning neighborhood.
The TJPA is a historic collaboration between San Francisco Bay Area government and transportation agencies delivering the Transbay Program, a visionary transportation and housing project that has transformed downtown San Francisco and the Bay Area’s regional transportation system by creating a world class transportation hub in the heart of a burgeoning neighborhood. The TJPA’s eight-member Board of Directors is composed of representatives of the City and County of San Francisco, the Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District (AC Transit), the Peninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board (Caltrain), the California High-Speed Rail Authority, and California Department of Transportation (Caltrans).
Under the direction and supervision of the TJPA Board, the Executive Director effectively and responsibly supervises, directs, and administers the business of TJPA. The ideal candidate is a decisive leader and manager of people who inspires teamwork and values the contributions of staff, management, and stakeholders alike. This person has a track record of ‘getting things done’ under sometimes challenging circumstances in a collaborative and professional manner. They will establish and maintain close working relationships with a significant list of stakeholders, which require exceptional communication skills and political astuteness. A demonstrated change agent who builds consensus along the way and enjoys the challenge of building a cohesive vision out of strong diverse opinions will find this position both challenging and rewarding.