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Community Foundation Seeks New Executive Director




Notice of Job Opening

Executive Director – Stevens Point, WI


The Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin is a leading voice and catalyst for connecting donors, nonprofit organizations, professional advisors, community leaders and other partners to inspire charitable giving and improve the quality of life in our communities.  We are a tax-exempt, public charity managing over 250 funds.

We are seeking a part-time Executive Director to provide professional leadership and direction to the Foundation by assisting the Officers and Directors in maintaining an effective and viable organization.  The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors and is responsible for the administration of Board policies and plans for the day to day operation of the Foundation.

Specific responsibilities include:
·         Public relations and Foundation development, grants and program management
·         Board and committee support
·         Fiscal and staff operations management

A Bachelor’s Degree majoring in business, marketing, communications or a related field is preferred. A minimum of three years experience in some aspect of marketing, public relations, sales and/or fundraising is required.  Key competencies being sought include:
·         Strong public relations skills
·         Familiarity and connections with Central Wisconsin community
·         Demonstrated leadership abilities in management of staff and volunteers
·         General knowledge of investments and financial matters
·         Ability to cultivate fund development opportunities

The Executive Director will be compensated commensurate with experience and include paid time off benefits.  Position works weekday hours averaging 20 hours per week and works out of our Stevens Point office. Occasional night and weekend work may be required.


To apply, submit your resume and cover letter that outlines your ability to provide a strong leadership role with a growing and passionate nonprofit organization.  Applications should be sent to Rick Flugaur at raf@andlaw.com and be received before 4:30 p.m. on Monday, February 1, 2016.


PASSION…to serve our community
APPRECIATION…for the time, energy, talent and resources that donors and volunteers invest in our community
COMMITMENT…to make our community a better place to live, work, play and retire




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