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Executive Director: Louisville, KY

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Staffing Boutique
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Louisville, KY
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Published 9 days ago

Staffing Boutique is pleased to announce a new permanent job opportunity with one of our top nonprofit clients.

If this is a match for you, please respond with your resume as a Word or PDF attachment.

Organization Type: Urban Development & Housing

Role: Executive Director

Location: Louisville, KY

Salary: $120-135K

Description:

Strategies We Pursue

  • Equip talent in underinvested communities with the skills and credentials to compete successfully for quality income and wealth opportunities.
  • Invest in businesses, housing and other community infrastructure to catalyze economic, health, safety and educational mobility for individuals and communities.
  • Strengthen existing alliances while building new collaborations to increase our impact on the progress of people and places.
  • Develop leadership and the capacity of partners to advance our work together
  • Drive local, regional, and national policy and system changes that foster broadly shared prosperity and well-being.

Summary

Seeking an experienced leader to be the inaugural Executive Director in Louisville, KY to provide direction and guidance for all aspects of programs in the region. This position will be guiding the introduction of the organization to the Louisville, KY region; marketing and building the staff and programmatic work. The Executive Director reports to the Executive Vice President, and is in close communication with other members of the management team and its national programs and affiliates.

The position requires a strong commitment to the role of community-based non-profit organizations as agents of positive change as well as an understanding of, and appreciation for, other key public and private partners who can offer additional resources to the work of community development. The ideal candidate will have the experience to develop and lead investment strategies. The ED is responsible for raising capital and resources locally that are leveraged by National support. They will also have demonstrated experience in shaping real estate projects and growing organizational capacity.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate cultural competency working with diversified communities, and a strong commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion in their work.

Program/Community Development

• Assist in engaging a wide variety of community partners to help bring holistic and integrated services to targeted neighborhoods with local government, state agencies, other private and quasi-public financial institutions and intermediaries, advocacy groups, and community based organizations.

• Craft and implement strategies for expanding affordable housing, economic mobility and using organization's financial resources to catalyze a pipeline of affordable housing and other real estate projects and catalytic programs.

Public Policy and Advocacy

• Provide leadership on housing and community development policy issues in Louisville, KY.

• Advocate for the organization and the policy networks at the local, state and federal levels to secure the tools necessary to advance a comprehensive redevelopment strategy.

Fundraising

• Identify and cultivate leadership from key corporate, foundation and other prospective donor sectors who share an interest in community development.

• Work with the Local Advisory Committee to raise sufficient funds annually to finance program activities and projects.

Leadership and Management

• Manage a staff and work with the Local Advisory Committee members to carry out the organization's strategy and programs.

• Identify and cultivate leadership from key corporate, foundation and other prospective donor sectors who share an interest in community development and are interested in serving on the Local Advisory Committee.

• Participate in national leadership structure and meetings; Build and maintain positive relationships with national organization

• Bring visibility to local innovations and programs within the national structure.

• Maximize the use of National resources and expertise in Louisville, KY

Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree in business, finance, real estate or related fields. Master’s degree preferred.

• Minimum ten (10) years senior level experience in community development, real estate, capital development and community revitalization.

• Experience in shaping affordable housing through development or lending.

• Demonstrated ability to attract and sustain philanthropic funding.

• Strong oral and written communication skills, including experience speaking publicly in diverse forums.

• Demonstrated management experience, including staff development, financial management and office administration.

• Demonstrated track record in providing leadership for the development and implementation of strategic vision.

• Ability to establish priorities that align with a strategic plan and manage agendas and programs effectively.

• Knowledge, understanding of, and experience in community development strategies, including working knowledge of real estate related resource and capital development strategies utilized in real estate and community revitalization efforts.

• Knowledge of policy in the Louisville, KY region.

• Fluency using and understanding data to inform decision making.

Some domestic travel is required.

Staffing Boutique is pleased to announce a new permanent job opportunity with one of our top nonprofit clients.

If this is a match for you, please respond with your resume as a Word or PDF attachment.

Organization Type: Urban Development &…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    June 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    May 24, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Executive

Salary

$120,000 - $135,000

Benefits

Full medical coverage, flexible schedule, remote work.

Full medical coverage, flexible schedule, remote work.

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
Louisville, KY

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