Position: Executive Director
Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence (ACADV) is a nonprofit advocacy organization headquartered in Montgomery, Alabama. ACADV represents and supports a network of independent community-based programs within the state of Alabama that provides direct services and prevention education programs in their respective regions. ACADV staff provides training, counseling, community outreach, program management and technical assistance to domestic violence programs. Advocacy services are offered statewide through life saving shelters, transitional housing and 24-hour Crisis Hotline to victims and their children. Established in 1978, ACADV is a federally recognized coalition with 501 (3) c status. For more information, visit www.acadv.org.
This position requires the minimum of a master’s degree or equivalent work experience. Candidates should have professional experience in the nonprofit sector and understanding of domestic violence issues and services. It’s preferred that candidates have demonstrated ability to manage a nonprofit organization coupled with excellent business management skills. The role requires strong leadership, administrative, fiscal management, contract negotiation, and grant writing ability. Other necessary skills include networking, personnel and group management, and efficient decision-making, as well as excellent oral and written communication. The position requires sustained success in planning, organizing, and implementing strategic initiatives, and demonstrated fundraising history that includes generating new revenue. Candidates should have the ability to manage office staff, work with people of diverse backgrounds, prioritize responsibilities and projects, and multitask to meet deadlines in a timely manner. The Executive Director must develop and maintain productive working relationships with the Board of Directors and member domestic violence programs.
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