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Executive Director Job Opening – WJCC CAA (VA)

Williamsburg-James City County Community Action Agency

Williamsburg, VA

Seeks Executive Director

Job posting

Open until filled
Apply soon with interviews starting at the beginning of August


WJCC CAA is seeking an Executive Director to join our team!  You will act as a catalyst to improve the quality of life of the entire community by developing relationships that allow all citizens to help themselves and each other.

This position reports directly to the agency's Board of Director.


  • Principal administrative officer of the agency
  • Directly responsible to the Board of Directors
  • Organize Board and Board Committee meetings as needed to administer Agency operations
  • Manage daily operations of the agency, including the hiring/termination of staff and financial management
  • Prepares and recommends yearly budget for Board approval
  • Enforce Board policies and recommend policy changes
  • Seek and develop grant proposals and other appropriate program funding opportunities
  • Oversee fundraising planning and implementation with the assistance of the Board of Directors and staff
  • Provide effective training and utilization of staff
  • Provide resources and training for the Board of Directors


  • BA degree in Social Science plus Administration, Business Administration or related field with Master's Degree preferred
  • Public sector or non-profit experience a plus
  • Must demonstrate multi-cultural understanding and sensitivity to the needs of the disadvantaged
  • Strong background in community organization and coordination
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to details
  • Must have demonstrated program development and management capabilities sufficient for a staff of 15-60 persons.
  • Must be able to pass background check investigation and provide a valid VA driver's license.


  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • 401k
  • Life Insurance

To Apply

Send resume to: hrcaa@wjccactionagency.org or mail to:

Williamsburg-James City County Community Action Agency
Human Resources Department
312 Waller Mill Road, Suite 403
Williamsburg, VA 23185
(757) 229-9332

Equal Opportunity Employer


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