Company: United Way Worldwide
Location: Klamath Falls
Posted on: January 26, 2023
Located in scenic Southern Oregon, United Way of the Klamath
Basin has a successful 77-year history of helping people, and is
widely respected for its accountability, transparency, and
leadership role in our community. We are seeking an energetic
leader to manage the day-to-day operations of our organization. The
ideal candidate will: have a strong financial background,
successful fund-raising ability, be able to positively engage with
community and business leaders, have strong public speaking and
media relations skills, and lead a diverse board of directors in
goal setting and driving actions to achieve these goals.OVERVIEW OF
KEY RESPONSIBILITES: (The major responsibilities include, but are
not limited to):
- Lead the day-to-day operations of the office with a part-time
staff member. This will include a strong knowledge of Microsoft
Software products, phone skills, and a positive employee management
- Engage with community members and business leaders to establish
fundraising goals, and stress the importance of achieving these for
the betterment of the community we serve.
- Work with the board of directors to develop strategic plans,
achieve goals, strategies, and objectives. Work with community
partners to identify social service needs, raise necessary funds,
and implement program services that will best serve the human care
needs of our local citizens.
- Budgeting and financial reporting to the board of directors.
Ensure fiscal accountability of the organization.
- Proactive communication skills, both written and verbal, with
the media and community at large. This includes, but not limited to
press releases, interviews, community presentations, and office
visits with business leaders.EXPERIENCE/POSITION
REQUIREMENTS:Bachelor's Degree preferred with substantial
experience working in the non-profit sector. A proven strong
community relations skill will be considered. Successful fund
raising/grant writing experience is necessary, and a history of
working with a board of directors is a plus. -UNITED WAY CORE
COMPETENCIES FOR ALL STAFF
--- Mission-Focused: Catalyze others' commitment to mission to
create real social change that leads to better lives and healthier
communities. This drives their performance and professional
--- Relationship-Oriented: Understands that people come before
process and is astute in cultivating and managing relationships
toward a common goal.
--- Collaborator: understands the roles and contributions of all
sectors of the community and can mobilize resources (financial and
human) through meaningful engagement.
--- Results-Driven: Dedicated to shared and measurable goals for
the common good; creating, resourcing, scaling, and leveraging
strategies and innovations for broad investment and impact.
--- Brand Steward: Steward of the brand and understands his/her
role in growing and protecting the reputation and results of the
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