Executive Director

Posted: 02/24/2021

Siouxland CARES is accepting applications for the position of Executive Director.  Siouxland CARES’ mission is to improve the quality of life in Siouxland by eliminating the abuse of alcohol and other drugs and related violence through collaborative work with local agencies.  The desired result is to create and sustain a culture that values a substance abuse free lifestyle as the norm for our community.

  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree; Master’s Degree preferred
  • Five years preferred experience in non-profit operations with strengths in business and finance
  • Additional education or experience in substance abuse prevention and social work helpful but not necessary
  • Successful grant acquisition skills and fundraising experience
  • Experience with supervision of part time staff
  • Ability to form and sustain working relationships with local agencies, schools, universities, and the business community
  • Proven leadership skills especially with volunteers and Board members
  • Ability to formulate and implement a strategic vision
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, and QuickBooks
  • Total Annual Compensation Range and Weekly Hours negotiable. Minimum number of hours will be 32 per week.
The successful candidate will demonstrate:
  • Outgoing personal style
  • Ability to inspire and work with young people
  • Willingness to work some nights and weekends
  • Attention to detail and organization in daily work
  • Compassion and care for those we serve
To apply, please send cover letter, resume and references to SiouxlandCARESBoard@Gmail.com by March 5, 2021. Your cover letter should include your reasons for interest in this position and any strengths or experience that make you especially qualified