Organization: Rocky Mountain Children’s Law CenterTitle: Executive Director
Categories: Nonprofit Jobs
Region: Denver Metro Area
Org Type: 501(c)(3)
The Children’s Law Center is a nationally-recognized multidisciplinary legal and public policy organization committed to safeguarding and enhancing the lives of abused, neglected and at-risk children. With a mission geared toward sustained improvement in the lives of Colorado’s children, the Children’s Law Center advocates for the legal and clinical interests of abused and at-risk children through direct legal representation, legislative policy initiatives, and educational outreach.
The Executive Director provides overall leadership and management to support the vision and mission of the Children’s Law Center. The organization has an operating budget of $2.5 million and a staff of 30 dedicated professionals.
Duties of the Executive Director include working with the board of directors and the Deputy Executive Director to establish the vision and strategic direction of the Children’s Law Center, working with the organization’s senior management team to implement the strategic plan, developing the financial resources and operational capacity of the organization, and overseeing the organization’s financial management. The Executive Director also ensures quality programming, cost-effective management of operations, and excellent internal and external communications. The Executive Director serves as the chief liaison with community groups, government agencies, and state and national legislative bodies, developing effective partnerships throughout the state and nation.
Bachelor’s degree required; Masters degree preferred. A proven track record of leadership and strong oral and written communication skills. Ability to work in a team environment as well as independently. Significant experience in child welfare and advocacy. Demonstrated fundraising/development experience.
Email applications to RFons@childlawcenter.org. Be sure to include “Executive Director Application” in the Subject Line
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