Come make a difference in the lives of others! Volunteers of America is one the nation's largest and most comprehensive human services organizations. Since 1896, our ministry of service has always stepped forward to help the most vulnerable and take on the most difficult tasks. At Volunteers of America Northern New England (www.voanne.org) more than 300 devoted employees and dedicated volunteers coordinate with over 30 programs throughout the states of Maine and in one community in New Hampshire. We have a diverse array of services including affordable housing, services to seniors, Veterans, children, adults living with mental illness and intellectual disabilities and those involved in the criminal justice system.
Volunteers of America Northern New England is seeking an accomplished strategic and visionary leader to oversee complex administration of programs and continue to grow the organization with a major focus on fund raising, community relations, branding, ministry and financial health. Candidates should have a minimum 10 years in a leadership role, with a major budgetary function. Experience working in a non-profit organization and familiarity with the development and operation of intensive human services preferred. Relevant advanced degree preferred. Candidate must be able to cultivate strong working relationships with Board members, senior management, government funders and key leaders in the community. Entrepreneurial spirit with analytical, critical thinking and problem solving abilities required as well as an ability to work in a rural environment/landscape. Strong written and oral communication skills as well as strong technology skills required. Job requires strong skills at fund raising, motivating, consensus building and building relationships. Position is required to become a Volunteers of America minister within 3 years of employment.
Masters degree in a related field plus a minimum of 10 years in a senior leadership role, preferably in a non-profit human service setting, that included management of a major budgetary function. Proven ability in program development, management of a diverse and complex human service program and personnel management and computer skills. The President/CEO is required to become a Volunteers of America minister within 3 years of employment.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is negotiable and commensurate with experience, as well as a comprehensive benefits package which includes health, dental, vision, retirement, etc.
Volunteer of America is more than a nonprofit organization. We are a ministry of service that includes nearly 16,000 paid, professional employees dedicated to helping those in need rebuild their lives and reach their full potential.
“At Volunteers of America, we are committed to helping those in need rebuild their lives and reach their full potential. Our ministry of service has touched the mi...nd, body, heart and ultimately the spirit of those we serve. We hope you will share our passion for our mission and success in meeting the goals of Volunteers of America.”
Mike King, President and CEO