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June We Are Hiring! 5/14/2018 OPEN POSITION: Chief of Staff    
The Caesar Rodney Institute is seeking a motivated, organizational expert to serve as our Chief of Staff to help our team achieve its goals.
• Can we positively impact Delaware - yes!
• Can we make a positive difference in the lives of Delawareans - of course!
But we cannot do it alone
• Are you excited about the CRI's mission?
• Are you motivated to help CRI make a difference?
• Are you highly organized and independent?

This is a volunteer or very modestly paid position which may be ideal for the retired executive who wants to give back and make a contribution to improving Delaware. The position is part time and offers a flexible schedule. This position will touch all the activities of the Caesar Rodney Institute as the Chief of Staff supports the work of CRI president, Board and staff.

The Chief of Staff will report to the President of CRI and to the Board Executive Committee.

Chief of Staff Responsibilities Summary
• Tracking and assisting in execution of the Board's approved policy objectives,
• Managing CRI's administrative operations
• Tracking execution of our fundraising plans to achieve our goals
• Supporting the activities of other staff members, CRI's President and the Board
• Supporting the creation of an updated strategic plan and an annual operating plan
• Ensuring that CRI's communications and research are of the highest quality in appearance, content and persuasiveness
• Assisting in building and managing the annual operating budget
• Tracking execution of CRI's membership program
• Master's Degree in Business Administration or related field
• 5 plus years executive level experience
• Impeccable managerial and interpersonal skills
• Proven track record of effectively interacting with senior management
• Effective, versatile and action-oriented
• Excellent communication skills

Application Process
Interested and qualified candidates should send the following application materials to

• a cover letter explaining your philosophical interest in the mission of the organization and this particular position
• resume
• the more you can share about yourself the better

CRI's Mission
The Caesar Rodney Institute is a research and educational think tank, founded in 2007. CRI's mission is to formulate and promote conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government and individual freedom-all for the purpose of providing public policy solutions that benefit the people of Delaware. CRI focuses on public policy issues in Delaware.

CRI's staff pursues its mission by undertaking accurate and timely research and marketing these findings to its primary audience: the Delaware General Assembly, the executive branch, Delaware's media, the state's broad policy community and the public at large. CRI's products include publications, articles, conferences and policy briefings.

Governed by an independent Board of Directors, The Caesar Rodney Institute is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization. CRI relies on support from individuals, corporations and foundations. CRI does not accept funds from any government entity or agency.
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