Executive Director, United Way of Anderson County
The Executive Director will be responsible for the professional leadership and management of the United Way of Anderson County (UWAC) and will champion the fundraising campaign and establish the vision for community impact. The Executive Director is selected by the Board of Directors of UWAC and works closely with Board members, staff, and volunteers in the pursuit of UWAC’s mission and attainment of its strategic goals. Essential duties and responsibilities include leadership, management, resource development, marketing/communications, and finance/operations.
The successful candidate will possess the following: a high level of broad business and management skills; ability to generate resources and financial support for the organization; drive to create real social change that leads to better lives and healthier communities; ability to cultivate and manage relationships toward a common goal; ability to mobilize resources (financial and human) through meaningful engagement; dedication to shared and measurable goals for the common good; and keen understanding of the role of Executive Director as a steward of the United Way and his/her role in growing and protecting the reputation and results of the greater network. [Read more…]