Main Areas of Responsibility:
The President and CEO is responsible for providing strategic leadership for the organization by working with the Board of Directors and LifeROOTS management team to establish long-range goals, strategies, plans, and policies; oversight and daily management of all financial, operational, and administrative functions; and ensure sound management of all fiscal resources.
Additional Areas of Responsibility:
Bachelor degree required; Master’s degree preferred. You must have experience in managing contracts or grants in a not-for-profit organization; strong oral and written communication skills who can effectively relate to employees at all levels, to clients, customers and the community; and demonstrated skills in one or more of the following: program management, program development, fiscal management, funding development, establishing positive community relations and political linkages.
President and CEO should have strong interpersonal and communication skills; proven ability to manage one’s own time and the time of others well; proven practice of monitoring/assessing performance of oneself, other individuals, or organization to make improvements or take corrective action; actively looking for ways to help people; and experience working in high performance teams and performing as a proven strong team player.