Executive Director

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Details: CCA offers a salary that is commensurate with related work experience and education.

Published

08/04/2018

Start Date

11/01/2018

Application Deadline

09/01/2018

Address

22 West Gabilan Street
Salinas
California
93901
United States

Description

The Center for Community Advocacy (CCA) seeks an Executive Director, one who has a passion for social justice and desire to serve as a nonprofit leader in the Salinas Valley. 


ABOUT CCA

As a 28-year old, award-winning nonprofit organization, CCA provides education, orientation and legal support to farm workers and other low-income working families who want to establish neighborhood committees that work to improve housing and health conditions in the Salinas and Pajaro Valleys. Our vision is of a community where farmworkers are empowered to serve as leaders and where community decision makers seek the counsel of these farm worker leaders. CCA’s organizing model is considered one of the best in the state of California. 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director leads: 

·      Programs and services provided to 2,000 people each year 

·      Fundraising and community relations 

·      Finance and administration

·      Management of five experienced team members 


QUALIFICATIONS

We seek a candidate who has the following:

·      Bachelor’s degree

·      Management experience

·      Excellent written and verbal communication skills

·      Passion and energy for social justice with a desire to create a positive impact in the community

·      Ability to listen, connect and build trust with people from all walks of life

·      Committed to learning and growing as a leader, organizationally and in the community

·      Proficiency in conversational Spanish

·      Availability to work flexible hours, including some evenings and weekends, as needed for the community

Benefits

CCA offers a competitive benefits package.

Level of Language Proficiency

Proficient in conversational Spanish

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

carol@gelattpartners.com
http://ccc-viva.org

Please send your cover letter and resume to Carol Gelatt at carol@gelattpartners.com.


If you have questions or would like additional information, please call Carol Gelatt at 650-504-4506.


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