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President & CEO Job Opening – IACAA (IL)

Illinois Association of Community Action Agencies

Springfield, IL

Seeks President & CEO

Job announcement

Resumes accepted until EOB Friday, January 31, 2020


Building on 49 years of state-wide leadership to the Community Action Network of Illinois, the Illinois Association of Community Action Agencies (IACAA) is seeking a new President and CEO. Successful candidates must display a familiarity and commitment for the work of the Community Action Network in the War on Poverty and a working knowledge of the programs offered to the low-income populations served.  The ability to advocate for vulnerable populations at the State and Federal levels is one of the key functions of this position.

The President & CEO is the official spokesperson for the Illinois Association of Community Action Agencies.  The President & CEO is responsible to the Board of Directors for the effective management of all Association affairs including the overall performance and development of all programs and matters pertaining to personnel.  The President & CEO is also responsible for the protection of the organization’s financial assets while ensuring compliance with board directives and applicable grantor, federal and state requirements.

See the job announcement (page 1) / job description (pages 2-4) for additional information including key responsibilities, qualifications, and salary range.

To Apply
Please submit cover letter and resume to: johnedwardsjr@comcast.net.
The Illinois Association of Community Action Agencies is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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