United Way of Western Nebraska – Executive Director


The United Way of Western Nebraska is seeking to hire an Executive Director who will be responsible for the overall management and leadership of the organization. Responsibilities would include, but not limited to, planning and coordinating annual fundraising and special events, facilitating effective working relationships with member agencies and community businesses involving numerous outside contacts. The Executive Director will ensure legal compliances, develop short and long-range community impact goals, develop strategies to enhance the visibility and role of United Way throughout the panhandle area, ensure use of sound budgeting and finance practices and supervise paid and volunteer staff. The Executive Director will report to, and work closely with the Board of Directors. This position is an exempt position with full benefit package. Salary-Commensurate with experience. Minimum Requirements: Bachelors Degree with prior leadership and administrative experience desired. Our perfect applicant will demonstrate enthusiasm for helping others, communicate effectively in writing and conversation with a wide variety of people, demonstrate accountability to meet fundraising and program goals, be proficient with computers and technology, and be willing to do some limited travel. Must live in the United Way of Western Nebraska service area or willing to relocate. Full job description available upon request. Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin December 1, 2021 Job open until filled. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Send cover letter and resume to: United Way of Western Nebraska, 1517 Broadway, Suite #106, Scottsbluff NE 69361 ATTN: Steph Black or email to Steph Black director@uwwn.org