Chief Executive Officer
Company: Chattanooga Community Kitchen
Location: Chattanooga, Tennessee
- Location: Chattanooga, Tennessee
- Type: Direct Hire
- Job #25
We are pleased to announce the opening of our search for the next Chief Executive Officer of the Chattanooga Community Kitchen located in beautiful Chattanooga, Tennessee. The Kitchen is one of Chattanooga’s preeminent homeless care organizations, featuring a full suite of wrap-around services intended to meet the urgent needs of homeless individuals and families while also helping them on a path toward long-term self-sufficiency.
The incoming CEO will serve as the public face for The Kitchen with primary responsibilities being the healthy functioning and resourcing of the organization. A gifted personal fundraiser and networker with a passion for the mission of The Kitchen and the people it serves. The outgoing CEO leaves the organization on sound financial footing with a strong reputation among those who know its work. The Kitchen’s new chief executive will have the opportunity to continue that strong financial trajectory while giving leadership to the staff and operations of the ministry and serving as an ambassador for its work.
Reporting to the Board of Directors, the new CEO should be a person of faith with a deep love for those who are experiencing homelessness. S/He should have strong management and fundraising acumen, as well as a vision for growth and partnership. Patience and empathy will be critical personal characteristics for the successful candidate as s/he will be expected to love those served and lead by example.
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