Status: Paid - Full Time
It is with great pleasure that we announce our search for the next President and CEO of Caring Network of Illinois, formerly, CareNet of DuPage.
Changing hearts and saving lives, Caring Network is a Christ-centered, front-line ministry called to love and serve in the fight for life on the outskirts of Chicago in beautiful DuPage County and beyond. Stable, well supported, and poised for growth, we are seeking a visionary leader who is prepared spiritually and professionally to lead this vital, life-saving ministry.
Focused on serving the Chicago suburbs through its six centers, Caring Network welcomes women with unconditional love, Christ-centered counsel, and critical resources that offer the light of hope and truth. Often a first step for women facing an unplanned pregnancy, the ministry has honed its innovative approach over nearly 40 years and brings the very best tools and services into the crisis of an unplanned pregnancy—the latest in ultrasound technology and counselors skilled in intervention, addressing the complex issues that compel a mother to seek abortion as her answer. In almost four decades, Caring Network has been used by God to save many thousands of lives!
Working with Caring Network’s interim president and board, DB&A Executive Search is eager to identify, recruit, and support a visionary new president who embodies the values, passions, and mission of Caring Network—one who will lead the ministry into its next season of growth and impact in DuPage County and beyond.
The President has responsibility to the Board of Directors for Caring Network’s mission effectiveness and advancement in achieving the vision. The President is responsible for providing leadership to the ministry overall and supervision to key leadership staff. The President will be a results-driven, entrepreneurial professional who provides leadership for growth and next levels of performance for all departments reporting – one who is able to unify and inspire staff around a shared vision to accomplish more together than they thought possible. The President will provide strategic direction for the ministry. S/he will be energetic and resourceful, possessing exceptional interpersonal skills. This top leadership position is the spokesperson for the ministry with both internal and external constituencies and therefore must communicate the highest levels of trust, integrity, and personal character.
Experience Needed: A vibrant walk with Jesus Christ and be in agreement with our Statement of Faith. Passionate about the pro-life movement and the life of the unborn. Minimum of 10 years of progressive experience in leadership/management, with a successful track record of leading teams and exceeding objectives. Demonstrated success in working with major donors and motivating partners to give to the vision. Success in out-front leadership – with record of casting vision and telling the story of the organization. Public speaking confidence as evidenced by event success. Demonstrated knowledge and progressive experience in multiple areas of management: HR, financial, program, IT, development and administrative.
Job Type: Administrative
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