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Executive Director Job Opening – SCICAP (IA)

South Central Iowa Community Action Program

Chariton, Iowa

Seeks Executive Director

Job description (2 pages)
Application deadline: 5:00 pm on February 23, 2018

Job Announcement

Opening for a full-time Executive Director for South Central Iowa Community Action Program.  The ideal candidate will possess a B.S. or B.A. in human services, public administration or business administration with five years administrative experience, including directing or managing a public or private non-profit or human services program  OR at least ten years leadership experience at a Community Action Agency.

Must have knowledge of preparing and monitoring budgets and working with multiple funding sources, knowledge concerning community needs and resources, and an interest and understanding of the needs of the low-income population.

The completed application and the remaining package information below must be received by 5:00 pm on February 23, 2018.

The salary range for this position starts at $75,000 commensurate with education and experience.

See job description for additional information including primary duties and responsibilities and minimum qualifications.

To Apply

Please submit the following:

  • Letter of intent, including salary request
  • Complete resume
  • Signed copy of the job description
  • Completed application form

In the letter or resume, please highlight your educational and professional experience with the following skill sets:

  • Involvement with individuals and families with a low income
  • Building successful collaborative partnerships
  • Maintaining fiscal integrity
  • Leading a nonprofit organization or a business

Applications must be received by email, USPS or delivery by 5:00 pm Wednesday February 23, 2018 to be considered.

Mailing or Delivery Address:

Iowa Community Action Association
1620 Pleasant Street Suite 214
Des Moines, IA 50314

Email Address:



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