Executive Director



Executive Director

Employment Type:

Full time


Lakewood, WA


$68,000 - $75,000

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Job Description:

The Position
The Executive Directorship of CISL was held by one person from 2006 through 2017. Upon his departure, the Board of Directors engaged an Interim Executive Director to assess the organization’s capacity and make the essential improvements to prepare for a new, permanent Executive Director.
The new leader will be responsible, in partnership with the Board of Directors, for all aspects of CISL’s leadership – Planning, Financial Management, Human Resources Management, Fund Development, and Community Relations.
  • At least three years in a position demonstrating progressive growth in nonprofit management and leadership.
  • Experience that demonstrates passion for the mission of CISL.
  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in a field related to the work of CISL. Experience of six or more years may be substituted if all other qualifications are met.
  • Experience working in highly diverse communities.
  • Demonstrated skill in the components of nonprofit leadership including human resources, financial management, fund development, program development and oversight, and community relationship building.
  • Bi-lingual in Spanish and English is greatly desirable
  • Desired personal characteristics include
  • Servant leadership: one who shares power, prioritizes the needs of others, and helps people develop and perform as highly as possible.
  • Ability to communicate well, both verbally and in writing, in a variety of settings with a variety of stakeholders.
  • Culturally competent, honest and transparent, inclusive, and accessible.
Communities in Schools of Lakewood
10828 Gravelly Lake Drive, SW. #104
Lakewood, WA, United States
Phone: 2532675382
Web: www.lakewood.ciswa.org

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