Chief Executive Officer (285 views)

8407 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, VA 22309 US
January 5, 2023 2023-03-06
Job Description

New Hope Housing (NHH) is looking to hire a new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). The CEO is responsible for all aspects of New Hope Housing’s operations, leading the staff in accomplishing NHH’s goals while acting as the primary spokesperson to external parties. This position operates under the supervision of NHH’s Board of Directors and will provide regular and fulsome updates to the Board about the organization’s financial, programmatic, and developmental operations. The Chief Executive Officer is expected to possess excellent interpersonal skills, a strong and clear leadership style, and a passion for eliminating homelessness.

Key qualifications include:

  • 15+ years of Leadership experience in nonprofit organizations, with a minimum of 5 years in an executive level role; serving the homeless and addressing affordable housing issues are preferred.
  • BA/BS degree required; supporting graduate level degree (MPP, MBA, etc.) preferred.
  • Demonstrated commitment to equity, inclusion, and social justice.
  • Understanding of budgets, contract funding, cost sharing among contracts, etc.
  • Possesses high emotional intelligence – especially self-awareness and self-management; looks inward as a role leader to address possible challenges.
  • Strategic experience leading change in a dynamic organization.

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