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Executive Director

Company: Habitat For Humanity International
Location: Panama City
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

The Executive Director provides overall managerial leadership to the affiliate in accordance with the directives, policies and objectives set by the affiliate board of directors. The Executive Director accepts the covenant of Habitat for Humanity and is a leading advocate of the affiliate in regard to fulfilling the mission and vision statements. The Executive Director is a nonvoting, ex-officio member of the board of directors.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree and at least 5 years experience in not-for-profit management or other relevant management experience.
  • Valid driver's license, reliable transportation and willingness to travel are required.
  • Required to pass a background check.
  • Cannot be a registered sex offender or have a felony conviction.
  • Must be able to articulate the organization's mission, values and goals.
  • Must be organized, able to meet deadlines, and able to manage projects.
  • Must possess the ability to work effectively with diverse groups of people.
  • Must maintain a working knowledge of significant developments and trends in the field, including training provided by HFHI.Essential Duties and Responsibilities
    • General Administration
    • Act as the chief administrator responsible for managing all aspects of affiliate operations.
    • Manage the affiliate office by directing, training, supervising, and recognizing the paid and volunteer staff in the performance of assigned duties.
    • Establish office procedures, guidelines and performance standards.
    • Maintain a climate which attracts, keeps, and motivates staff and volunteers.
    • Ensure communication of relevant issues flows among all groups.
    • Ensure the affiliate adheres to government regulations and HFH International policies.Financial Management
      • Responsible for the development and maintenance of sound financial practices.
      • Interact with the finance committee to ensure completion of audits and other financial activities.
      • Maintain confidential employee and Partner Family applicant records for the affiliate and it's subsidiaries.
      • Work with the staff, Executive Committee, and board in preparing a yearly budget. Ensure that the affiliate operates within budget guidelines.
      • Responsible for homeowner mortgage payment issues (delinquent payments, foreclosures, etc).
      • Ensure that adequate funds are available to permit the organization to carry out its mission.
      • Monitor the administrative cost to total cost ratio and act to ensure the ratio is kept at a level consistent with local and HFHI guidelines.Committee support and guidance
        • Assist the committee chairs and provide communication flow among committees, staff, volunteers, and the board as appropriate.
        • Monitor the progress of all committees and support their efficient operation.
        • As appropriate, attend committee meetings and assist committee members in completing their duties.Board Support
          • Work with Board President to prepare an agenda for board meetings.
          • Assist the board of directors in making fundamental decisions, preparing strategic plans and creating/maintaining policies.
          • Work with the board to establish which decisions the board wants to be consulted for and which decisions should be left to staff and committees. Community Relations and Resource Development
            • Serve as spokesperson for the affiliate.
            • Actively participate with appropriate community groups which share the goals of HFH.
            • Establish and nurture good media relationships.
            • Ensure that the activities of the affiliate, its programs and goals are publicized.
            • Establish sound working relationships and cooperative arrangements with volunteers, home sponsors, partner families, community groups and other organizations.
            • Seek, apply and oversee grants.Send Resumes and cover letters to gipp5050@gmail.com

              Habitat for Humanity , founded in 1976, is a global, Christian-based nonprofit organization that grew out of an intentionally multi-racial community in rural Georgia. Seeking to put God's love into action, Habitat brings together people of all faiths and people of no faith to build homes, communities and hope. Working alongside each other, we help families and individuals build and improve places to call home and achieve the strength, stability and self-reliance they need to build better lives for themselves. Habitat--seeks individuals who have a willingness to affirm these principles and values. Habitat for Humanity International is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to employ and assign the best qualified personnel for all our positions in a manner that does not unlawfully discriminate against any person because of race, color, religion, gender, marital status, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, veteran/reserve national guard status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law. All rights reserved. "Habitat for Humanity--" is a registered service mark owned by Habitat for Humanity International. Habitat-- is a service mark of Habitat for Humanity International. Habitat for Humanity-- International is a tax-exempt 501(C)(3) nonprofit organization. Your gift is tax-deductible as allowed by law.

Keywords: Habitat For Humanity International, Tallahassee , Executive Director, Executive , Panama City, Florida

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