President & CEO Employment
Volunteers of America of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania(PA), United States
|About this opportunity:||
Volunteers of America is a national, nonprofit, spiritually-based, human services agency. Since 1896, we have supported and empowered America’s most vulnerable and under-served citizens. Our work touches the mind, body, heart — and ultimately the spirit — of those we serve, integrating our deep compassion with highly effective programs and services. Nationally, Volunteers of America offers hundreds of different kinds of services in more than 400 communities in 46 states.
Volunteers of America of Pennsylvania (www.voapa.org) served over 28,000 Pennsylvanians last year through 4 regional offices and 28 programs. These diverse programs serve people with disabilities, veterans, at-risk youth, and the homeless to name just a few examples.
Volunteers of America of Pennsylvania is seeking an energetic, experienced, and entrepreneurial leader to guide its next phase of growth. The incoming CEO will have the unique opportunity to lead a statewide, diverse, and dynamic human services agency, to benefit from participating in the national Volunteers of America network, and to make substantial contributions to communities throughout Pennsylvania. This new leader will also have responsibility for pursuing, in collaboration with a committed Board of Directors, a set of ambitious strategic goals.
|Requirements:||Candidates should have a minimum of 5 years of progressively growing executive leadership experience. Relevant advanced degree preferred. Experience in the nonprofit sector and proven ability to grow and sustain programming required. Candidate must be able to cultivate strong working relationships with board members, senior management, and key leaders in the community. Entrepreneurial spirit with analytical, critical thinking, and problem solving abilities required. Strong written and oral communication skills required. Job requires skills at motivating, consensus building, and sustaining relationships. Successful candidate is required to become a Volunteers of America minister within 2 years of employment. Compensation package will be competitive and commensurate with experience.|
|How to apply:||
To view the position profile and application instructions visit our web site at www.voapa.org/ceo.
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