Chief Executive Officer (Animal Shelter)
Regular Full-Time (40 hrs), Exempt, Salary
Larimer Humane Society, located in Northern Colorado, is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Chief Executive Officer. Reporting to the Board of Directors, the CEO has overall strategic and operational responsibility for a $6M budget, 65 staff, a corps of volunteers, programs, contract fulfillment, financial position and mission implementation for organizational compliance with policies and local, State and national regulations.
We seek a highly experienced leader and manager with demonstrated vision and passion for the humane and ethical treatment of companion animals, and a commitment to Socially Conscious Sheltering. This person should have a successful track record of strong, innovative, collaborative, and inclusive leadership. Experience in a senior leadership role in a nonprofit organization, preferably a humane society or progressive animal control facility, and reporting directly to or working closely with a Board of Directors are expected. Significant financial management experience as well as demonstrated accomplishments in fundraising, including securing major and planned gifts from individual donors, foundations and corporations is required.
A Bachelor’s degree or 4 years or more of relevant experience is required; an advanced degree or applicable certification is a plus. Minimum of 10 years of senior management experience; previous nonprofit CEO/Executive Director, or Deputy Director, experience is desired. CAWA certification is a plus.
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Expected Hiring Range is $103,000 – $140,000. Benefits package including medical, life, dental and vision insurance options, 403B retirement plan with a 3% employer match, paid time off and more. Relocation assistance may be available.
Closes when filled.
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