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President & CEO Job Opening – Lyn-CAG (VA)

Lynchburg Community Action Group

Lynchburg, VA

Seeks President and CEO

Job posting

Application deadline is April 15, 2021

Job Announcement

The Lynchburg Community Action Group, Inc. (Lyn-CAG) is now accepting applications for its President/CEO position.  Leadership of this organization includes oversight for multiple federal programs including early childhood development, housing services, the weatherization and home rehabilitation programs, employment services, homeless prevention, and other programs that assists over 1,800 individuals each year.

The President/CEO oversees a staff of 80 employees, manages a budget of $5.5 million, and directs the organization to achieve both excellence and a strict adherence to the Lyn-CAG mission.  The CEO reports to the Board of Directors and assures that Lyn-CAG works collaboratively with community partners, advocates for individuals and families through the Community Action network and other advocacy groups, and provides overall direction in the implementation of federal, state, and private grants.

The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree in human services or related field, with a Master’s preferred, and 5 years related experience in non-profit organizational management.  Candidates with substantial community action leadership experience are encouraged to apply, along with applicants that have a balance of education and experience.

To Apply

The position is based in Lynchburg, Virginia and requires some travel.  A valid driver’s license, excellent driving record and reliable transportation are required.

An agency employment application can be requested.  Submit applications to:

Lynchburg Community Action Group, Inc.
Attn: Sandra Ferguson, CFO
2600 Memorial Avenue – Suite 201A
Lynchburg, Virginia 24501
434.846.3174 ext. 206

Submissions can be emailed to sferguson@lyncag.org.

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