The Executive Director has the opportunity to oversee the administration, programs and strategic plan of the organization and gets to lead fundraising, marketing, and community outreach. Reporting to a top-notch Board of Directors, the Executive Director will effectively lead and manage change with a passion for the mission of this innovative, forward-thinking organization in a collaborative and positive spirit that engages others; provide governance, stewardship, and ambassadorship to Saving Grace; sustain the organization’s ongoing operations; provide a positive work culture that supports and develops staff and leadership through effective communication, coaching and respect; balance present and future needs through investment in leadership capacities, operations and administrative systems, fiscal reserves, community education and visibility; prioritize maintaining positive collaboration with the board, staff, and community partners, and expanding and nurturing donor relationships.
Some areas of focus for the Executive Director are: Governance: Develop, implement, and monitor policies, plans and programs to achieve Saving Grace’s mission and goals as established in the agency’s governing documents. Provide overall operational direction and ensure efficient operations and quality service delivery. Be ultimately responsible for leadership, management, facilities and equipment, security and safety of the staff and clients of the agency. This includes Board Development, Strategic and Operational Planning and Staff Development and Management. Stewardship: Devise, implement and monitor strategies and direct activities to ensure financial, political and logistical support for short-term success and long-range stability. At Saving Grace Stewardship encompasses Resource Development and Fiscal Management. Ambassadorship: Serve as Saving Grace’s chief spokesperson and face of the organization, communicating the mission so the organization is positively perceived and recognized for promoting solution-oriented approaches in our service area, for the benefit of our stakeholders. We believe Marketing, Publicity and Community Relations are critical components to the Ambassador role!
How to apply
Email Resume & Cover Letter to: [email protected]