Executive Director 8/16/2016

Confidential Company Washington, DC

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28779089
AJE Ref #
575898949
Location
Washington, DC
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

DO YOU HAVE 10+ YEARS OF SENIOR LEVEL EXPERIENCE

DO YOU HAVE EXPERIENCE WITH AND A PASSION FOR HUMAN SERVICES

ARE YOU ENERGETIC, GOAL-ORIENTED, AND RESILIENT IN THE WORK PLACE

We are currently in search of an EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR for a SOCIAL SERVICE ORGANIZATION. The position is based in WASHINGTON, DC. This is a FULL-TIME, PERMANENT position.

ORGANIZATION TYPE: SOCIAL SERVICE ORGANIZATION

LOCATION: WASHINGTON, D.C.

POSITION TITLE: EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

DURATION: PERMANENT

SALARY: $150,000-$160,000

IS THIS YOUR DREAM JOB

THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR serves as the chief executive officer and reports to the Board of Directors. They are responsible for the financial, programmatic, strategic, and management operations of the organization. The Executive Director needs to be a problem solver with demonstrated leadership experience. This individual is responsible for the consistent achievement of the organization's mission and financial objectives. Our client seeks intelligent, proactive, and adaptable individuals who are highly organized and detail-oriented.

OUR IDEAL CANDIDATE:

* 10+ YEARS OF EXPERIENCE AT SENIOR LEVELS OF HUMAN SERVICES ORGANIZATIONS REQUIRED
* UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE REQUIRED; MASTER'S DEGREE PREFERRED
* DEMONSTRATED SUCCESS IN THE CULTIVATION & STEWARDSHIP OF INDIVIDUAL DONORS, FOUNDATIONS, CORPORATIONS, & GOVERNMENT AGENCIES - PROVEN FUNDRAISING SKILLS
* EXPERIENCE & ABILITY TO SUCCESSFUL MANAGER COMPLEX OPERATIONS & LARGE STAFFS
* IN-DEPTH KNOWLEDGE OF THE NEEDS & SERVICES FOR THE FOLLOWING POPULATIONS: WOMEN, CHILDREN, & FAMILIES AFFECTED BY ABUSE, ADDICTION, & HOMELESSNESS
* EXPERIENCE WORKING EFFECTIVELY & COLLABORATIVELY WITH BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF A NONPROFIT
* A TRACK RECORD OF RECRUITING, TRAINING, SUPERVISING, & RETAINING A DIVERSE STAFF
* AN UNDERSTANDING OF & ABILITY TO MANEUVER IN THE WASHINGTON, DC SOCIAL SERVICE COMMUNITIES

HOW YOU WILL SPEND YOUR DAY:

* Collaborating with the Board of Directors to develop & lead strategic efforts for long-term & short-term organizational success
* Overall leadership of staff to implement policies, short-term & long-term plans, & other activities
* Financial planning development & implementation of annual budget
* Development and fundraising from government & private sources
* Program development & management of high-quality services
* Human resources management: staff recruitment, employment, training, & evaluation
* PR/outreach to media, government, private & public funding institutions, & general public
* Ongoing maintenance/renovation of ten properties within DC

A COMPETITIVE SALARY AND BENEFITS PACKAGE WILL BE PROVIDED.

WE'D LOVE TO HEAR FROM YOU!