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Chief Executive Officer (Small Non Profit)

Holyoke, MA

Posted: 07/18/2024 Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Executive Level Job Number: 11554 Salary / Pay Rate : 180-195K + car allowance

Job Description

 Our client, has a secured an exclusive business partnership with our search firm to conduct the search for an Executive with finance oversite. This is a100+ year old Community Services Organization in Western MASS 

This is a perfect way to give back to the community while utilizing your financial and leadership skills!

Role Description

This is a full-time on-site role for the Executive who reports to a Board of Director and has three direct reports. The Executive will be responsible for the financial status, strategic planning, legal contracts, investments including properties leases, capital improvements projects.   

Finance: Collaborates with the capital investment partner who handles the endowments and trusts. Create forecasts and budgets for 6 entities which consist of food banks, assisted living for low income, low income housing and is involved with approving  cashflow and developing projections and budgeting reports.    

The Endowment Trust is the holding source of income that has sustained for over 100 years and is continuing to thrive through the investments.  As the Executive, you will continue to ensure the sustainability of endowment trust investments with the engagement of the wealth management partners.

Mission: Carries out the mission and legacy of an 100+ year corporation that improves the lives of the needy and community.
Carries out the existing programs and has the foresight to make adjustments and improvements as needed. Makes recommendations to the Board on any new program developments needed.

Vision:  Carries out the vision: Ensure that the overall community engagement proceeds to carry out the reputation and its involvement .

Growth and Development: With the involvement of the Board of Directors, makes recommendations on growth projects that involve new programs for the community as well as new use of unoccupied properties.

Operations: As the holding corporation for several entities, you will be involved in the operational expenses, operational functions such as HR, IT, security, Risks such as legal compliance contracts and regulations.

Review policies for compliance, and works with the COO on investing standard operating procedures on improvements involving staffing, standard in work place policies and technologies as needed.

Ensures the overall facilities and maintenance of all properties are kept to the standards in place - Makes suggestions to the Board on bringing in house services or choosing outside vendor services for best operating processes and procedures.

  • Finance, Business Planning, and Operations Management skills - Strong Financial background including investment strategies, and financial planning.
  • Strategic Planning skills
  • Faith Based background or personal faith/ religion practicing or missioned based causes that reflect your purpose
  • Proven leadership and management experience
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to build and maintain relationships within the faith-based community
  • Strong business acumen and decision-making abilities
  • Master's Degree preferred
  • 15 years Management experience
  • At least 3 years in Nonprofit industry experience
  •  Operations, risk management, human resources, and risk management background
  • Policy development
  • Strong and effective communicator with all levels
  • Mission based individual who wants to give back and committed to a purpose
  • Prior facilities operations, capital projects experience preferred.

·       About the position:
  • Full time Salaried position with Healthcare benefits, matching retirement and car allowance
  • On site location in Western MASS  M-F
  • Mission focused-A way to give back to the community of others
  •  The organization is in the state of  growth, changes and improvements to ensure future sustainability.
  •  Initial projects include planning future investments, programs, capital improvement projects-forecasting and  budgets,  Assess technologies, and human resources process for potential improvements

Send resume attn: Krisha Morander| Email:KrishaM@Jmorrissey.com

J Morrissey
Executive Retained Search
Windsor, Springfield


Meet Your Recruiter

Krisha Morander, CPC
Vice President, Healthcare & Information Technology

Krisha's journey in the professional world has been nothing short of remarkable. Starting her career after completing her college education, she ventured into the realms of Commercial Art and Marketing, honing her creative and strategic skills. However, her path took a significant turn as she discovered her calling in the field of Recruitment.

Growing up in a close-knit, caring family where everyone played a vital role in supporting each other, including the care of elderly parents, Krisha's deep-rooted passion for healthcare began to flourish. She redirected her focus towards assisting job seekers in finding meaningful careers in healthcare that could make a genuine difference in the lives of others.

With an impressive 31-year career in the Staffing Industry, Krisha's expertise spans various domains. Initially, she dedicated herself to agency firm work, with a primary focus on healthcare and marketing communications. Her journey took a pivotal turn in 2004 when she joined J Morrissey. Here, she embraced Direct Hire Healthcare recruitment as her specialization.

In 2010, Krisha's entrepreneurial spirit led her to create the Information Technology division within the organization. Her dedication and exceptional performance in this role earned her the prestigious title of Vice President. She continues to pursue her passion for recruiting top-tier talent and nurturing new client relationships. Krisha also takes an active role in training and mentoring new staff, instilling in them the best practices and the art of meaningful interviewing.

Krisha's Direct Hire Recruitment Specialties encompass both Healthcare, spanning clinical and non-clinical roles, and Information Technology, from junior-level positions to the highest echelons of C-Suite leadership.

Outside of her illustrious career, Krisha finds solace and inspiration in the world of watercolor painting. Her creative spirit knows no bounds.

In her personal life, Krisha shares a blissful marriage of 36 years, a testament to her commitment and enduring love. Together with her loving partner, she is proud to be the parent of two wonderful children, completing her fulfilling life journey.

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