President & CEO, Easter Seals of South Florida
Job Postings
Monday, April 07, 2014 12:00 AM

President & CEO, Easter Seals of South Florida

President & CEO of Easter Seals South Florida, an $11 million non-profit health and human services organization that provides exceptional services so that people living with autism, Alzheimer’s and other disabilities can live, learn, work and play in the community.  Some of the local programs include Head Start Centers, Child Development Centers for children with autism and other disabilities, a Culinary Arts High School for students with autism, Adult Day Care Centers for seniors with Alzheimer’s and other memory disorders. 

We are seeking a strong operational leader with the desire and capability to fundraise for the organization.  This person will work closely with the board to drive the organization to maximize resources and impact in Miami Dade and Broward counties. 

Who do you know that has a strong track record of leading non-profit programs and has the heart, warmth and passion to step into this role?  Candidates should have held a C-level role (such as CEO, COO, CFO or Chief Programs Officer) for more than 3 years with a direct care provider.    We are looking for candidates that currently or previously have a strong connection to the South Florida community. 

We seek candidates who have: 

•                    Significant operations leadership experience with a direct care provider with greater than $3 million in operating revenue

•                    Connection to the mission of serving people with disabilities

•                    Personal warmth and connectivity to people at all levels

•                    Personal competencies to be a fundraiser

•                    Current or previous experience living in South Florida with a good understanding of the multiple dimensions of our diverse community

•                    An ability to speak Spanish is ideal but not a requirement to be considered for the role

•                    Bachelor’s degree  

Candidates can express their interest by submitting a resume and a cover letter that explains their fit to the attributes highlighted in this email to Diversified Search at essfceo@divsearch.com