As with other top executives, the vice president is responsible for financial and operational successes of the organization. Working with the board of directors and other senior executives of the organization, the vice president plans, develops and enforces policies and objectives for the organization to ensure it maintains its values and meets established goals.
Under the direction of the president or board of directors, the vice president manages employees and the day-to-day activities of the organization. This includes developing responsibilities for the staff, hiring employees (or volunteers), developing and mentoring staff, as well as ensuring the organization accomplishes tasks to meet its overall goals.
Because Ngwa National Association USA relys on donations from the community and individuals interested in the organization’s success, the vice president creates public awareness initiatives and ensures the organization is visible to the community and those interested in assisting the foundation. This may include assigning staff members to coordinate fundraisers, community events and other programs to create responsiveness to the organization.