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We are hiring an Executive Director!

 

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Executive Director

Position is full-time with excellent benefits including health care, vacation days, sick time, paid holidays, and Wyoming Retirement.  

 

Starting salary: $65,000 DOE 

 

Job seekers who are bilingual in English and Spanish are encouraged to apply. 

 

This position will remain open until filled. Applicants who apply by December 4, 2022 will be given full consideration. 

Job Summary: The Albany County SAFE Project is seeking a full-time Executive Director. The Executive Director oversees the operation and development of SAFE Project. Responsibilities include working with and reporting to a board of directors, hiring for vacant positions, supervising, evaluating, and motivating employees and volunteers, budgeting, fundraising, grant writing and grant management, maintaining and expanding community relationships, ensuring compliance with local, state, and federal mandates, and educating the public in community and rural settings. 

 

Advocacy duties include providing support to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking, assisting with SAFE’s 24-hour hotline as needed, legal advocacy, referrals, and crisis intervention. The selected candidate will be required to attend SAFE Project’s 40-hour advocacy training in the spring unless the candidate is a current SAFE Project advocate. 

 

Applicants must meet the following qualifications: 

• Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience 

• Excellent communication skills (written, oral, and public speaking) 

• Supervisory experience 

• Experience in fundraising 

• Grant writing knowledge and experience at the local, state, and federal levels 

 

Preferred qualifications: 

• Experience working with non-profit board of directors 

• Experience with event planning 

• Advocacy and direct service experience is preferred 

• Working knowledge of financial management strongly preferred 

Please submit resume and cover letter, and any questions to Jeanne Core, SAFE Project Board Chair, at nilajeannecore@gmail.com. EOE.

We are looking for professionals in the community to join our volunteer Board of Directors.

Members should be passionate about SAFE Project's mission and about preventing violence in the community. Members are expected to actively participate in regular monthly meetings as part of a diverse board that oversees the overall functioning of SAFE Project.

 

If you are interested in offering your time and special skills or expertise, or want more information, please contact our Executive Director, Faryn, at director@safeproject.org, or call the office at 742-7273.

 

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