Georgia ACT Recruiting For Next President/CEO

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Georgia ACT Recruiting For Next President/CEO

Georgia Advancing Communities Together (Georgia ACT) is actively recruiting for its next President/CEO.

Georgia ACT is a statewide, membership association of nonprofit housing and community development organizations. We seek to build and support a statewide network of thriving member organizations and trained professionals engaged in housing and community development for low- to moderate-income families. We engage in advocacy at the state level and collaborate with partners to provide technical assistance and training.

The President serves as the chief executive officer of Georgia ACT, providing strategic leadership, administration and management of the association. The position reports to the board of directors under the ongoing supervision of the board chair. This position requires a high level of professionalism and accountability to improve the environment in which nonprofit housing and community development organizations operate to enable them to more effectively meet the needs of lower income Georgia citizens.

The President/CEO must have a proven track record of successfully working in housing, real estate development, community development, nonprofit or trade association management, or related field. Candidates must also have demonstrated experience working collaboratively with diverse partners and funders, including nonprofit, corporate, private, governmental and quasi-governmental agencies. This individual should have experience in the following areas:  membership development, technical assistance and training, policy and advocacy, public relations, and fundraising.  Georgia ACT’s President/CEO must be a visionary leader who leads and facilitates growth of the community development industry in the state and beyond.

Georgia ACT is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

Please share this announcement with colleagues and friends who may be interested in this opportunity.  Interested individuals should submit resume, salary qualifications, and a short cover letter to with the subject line: ATTN: Georgia ACT President/CEO Search. Electronic submissions are highly preferred and interested individuals are encouraged to apply immediately, but no later than August 21, 2017.