Employment Opportunities

Executive Director:

Siouxland CARES is accepting applications for the position of Executive Director.  Siouxland CARES’ mission is to improve the quality of life in Siouxland by eliminating the abuse of alcohol and other drugs and related violence through collaborative work with local agencies.  The desired result is to create and sustain a culture that values a substance abuse free lifestyle as the norm for our community. 

Qualifications: 

  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree;  Master’s Degree preferred
  • Five years preferred experience in non-profit operations with strengths in business and finance
  • Additional education or experience in substance abuse prevention and social work helpful but not necessary
  • Successful grant acquisition skills and fundraising experience
  • Experience with supervision of part time staff
  • Ability to form and sustain working relationships with local agencies, schools, universities and the business community
  • Proven leadership skills especially with volunteers and Board members
  • Ability to formulate and implement a strategic vision
  • Proficient in Word, Excel and Quickbooks
  • Total Annual Compensation Range: $40,000 to $48,000 with the potential to designate a portion toward pretax health benefits

The successful candidate will demonstrate: 

  • Outgoing personal style
  • Ability to inspire and work with young people
  • Willingness to work some nights and weekends
  • Attention to detail and organization in daily work
  • Compassion and care for those we serve

To apply, please send cover letter, resume and references to SiouxlandCaresBoard@Gmail.com. Your cover letter should include your reasons for interest in this position and any strengths or experience that make you especially qualified.