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Petoskey, MI

Relocation expenses: Not paid

CEO/President/Executive Director
Full time
3 - 5 years of experience
Bachelor's Degree

Published on 4 Dec 2018

Expires on 4 Dec 2018

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A cover letter and resume must be completed in order to be considered for this position. Completed application materials may be submitted via this site, or by mail to P.O. Box 146 Petoskey MI  49770.

United Way fights for the health, education and financial stability of every person in every community. In Charlevoix & Emmet Counties, we focus on health, education, financial stability; investing in young children and building literacy competencies and supporting the ALICE (asset limited, income constrained, employed) population.  We work to create long lasting change in the many communities we serve in our two county area of Northern Michigan.  

Char-Em United Way seeks an individual experienced in nonprofit management and leadership who is committed to creating positive impact in the areas of health, education and income within the communities of Charlevoix and Emmet Counties. The CEO leverages the strength of relationships and networks, and works across private, public and corporate sectors to improve lives.

The CEO possesses a high level of business and management skills and is effective at generating resources and financial support for the organization. The CEO is the steward of the CEUW reputation and understands their role in growing and protecting it. They are responsible for building trust in CEUW and its relevance in the community. 

The ideal candidate will have work experience as senior executive or management experience, preferably in a nonprofit organization. The candidate must be willing and able to foster collaboration, teamwork and relationship building both internally with the Board of Directors, staff and volunteers as well as externally with corporate and community leaders, non-profit agencies, state and local and government and local foundations. Responsibilities include fundraising, public speaking, marketing, strategic planning, staff development, meeting facilitation and event coordination. Bachelor's degree required; postgraduate degree and/or substantial work experience in a related field beneficial. Competitive salary and benefits. To see the full job description and find instructions for how to apply, go to:

Position includes eligibility for the following benefit programs:

  • Health Insurance
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Paid Holiday
  • Benefit Allowance
  • IRA match
  • Mileage Reimbursement

A cover letter and resume must be completed in order to be considered for this position.  If accepted, an authorization to obtain additional information form will be sent to you and must be completed before an interview is scheduled. This authorization form is also available on the Char-Em United Way website.

Submit a cover letter and resume, including 3 reference via this site or by mail to P.O. Box 146, Petoskey, MI  49770. 

Char-Em United Way is an equal opportunity employer.