UAMA Vice Chairman Vacancy

The Ugandan American Muslim Association and its Community, is now accepting nominations for Vice-Chairman (2019).

Nominees Must have at least the minimum required qualification as stipulated in the governing rules, be current paid members with at least three years of continuous membership/service in a position on either the chapter level or UAMA National level; be in good standing; and they must give their consent.

Question Title

* 1. Vice-Chairman

Position Description
UAMA Vice Chairman is an officer who acts as the Chair in the absence of Chairman; or to be readily available as a permanent replacement should the Chair need to step down.

The vice chairman needs to be aware of everything that goes on in the organization, from knowing what the committees are working on to being familiar with the status of any programming. He must be able to step in and work in partnership with the Chairman when needed.

Responsibilities of a Vice Chairman
  • Creating, communicating, and implementing the UAMA’s vision, mission, and overall direction.
  • Formulating and implementing the strategic plan that guides the direction of the association or the area of responsibility.
  • Achieving UAMA’s overall strategic goals as determined by the strategic plans.
  • Overseeing the complete operation of UAMA in accordance with the direction established in the strategic plans.
  • Evaluating the success of UAMA.
  • Maintaining awareness of UAMA both externally and internally.
Qualifications: The Vice Chairman shall be committed to UAMA’s strategic plans and mission; demonstrate leadership and relationship management experience; demonstrate success in managing Funder relationships; have the ability to work effectively in collaboration with diverse groups of people.