Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency
Terch & Associates LLC on behalf of our client, the Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency
(AEOA), is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Executive Director. The application deadline is 5pm Central Standard Time on November 15, 2019.
Founded in 1965, the Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency is a Community Action
Program serving 9 counties in Northeastern Minnesota. This 501(c)(3) organization employs approximately 350 people with the mission of creating economic opportunities in our service area. Through the work of our dedicated staff and nearly a thousand volunteers, AEOA provides transportation services through our Arrowhead Transit department; early child educational service through our Head Start program; housing, weatherization, and fuel assistance; employment and training services; and senior citizen nutrition services. We make a real, tangible difference in the lives of those we serve.
About the Executive Director position
The Executive Director is the chief executive of the organization and reports directly to the
AEOA Board of Directors. With overall responsibility for oversight and execution of our mission and strategic goals, the Executive Director ensures that our communities are effectively served with the resources entrusted to our stewardship. Through leadership of the various department directors, engagement with stakeholders and funders, and partnerships with other organizations, the Executive Director represents AEOA to the broader community and helps us succeed in our mission areas.
Major Position Responsibilities
The ideal candidate will be an experienced organizational leader that has demonstrated a commitment to serving the underprivileged. The candidate will have a reputation of empathy, professionalism, and competence. These characteristics will be demonstrated by a history of collaborative decision-making, building partnership inside and outside of their organization, and creating trust and engagement with diverse populations.
Other qualifications include:
Salary & Benefits
This position is expected to pay, depending on qualifications, between $86,944 and $133,868 in annual salary plus a full suite of comprehensive employee benefits. Relocation assistance, if required, is negotiable.
How to apply
Qualified candidates should apply no later than 5 P.M. Central Standard Time on November 15, 2019.
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All inquiries and candidate submissions will be held strictly confidential.
Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action
Employer. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status, status with regard to public assistance or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $86,944.00 to $133,868.00 /year
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