Executive Director - Habitat for Humanity of La Pine Sunriver


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Located in Sunriver, OR

Salary: Competitive comp & benefits!

Habitat for Humanity of La Pine Sunriver is seeking an experienced Executive Director to lead their team!


Who We Are!

Founded in 1993, Habitat for Humanity of La Pine Sunriver (HFHLPS) is a nonprofit organization that has built 48 affordable homes for families in Southern Deschutes County and made hundreds of Critical Home Repairs to date, ensuring that families have a safe, healthy home of their own.  HFHLPS creates stability and continuity for homeowners, their families and the community.  95% of Habitat families have retained ownership of their homes and are proud La Pine residents in our three neighborhoods.  Habitat runs a ReStore in La Pine, builds homes in La Pine, and has an office in the Sunriver industrial park. Our next build, Park View, will create a neighborhood of 34-36 homes in a fast-growing section of La Pine. You can learn more about us at: https://habitatlapinesunriver.org/


What You Get to Do!

The Executive Director (ED) works alongside the twelve (12) member Board of Directors in developing strategic goals for Habitat for Humanity of La Pine Sunriver (HFHLPS). The ED leads the organization in achieving these goals by developing and implementing strategic and operational plans and integrating the work of staff, committees, and volunteers into a coherent, consistent, and effective program of advocacy, fundraising, construction, financing, and family support, resulting in successful home ownership for HFHLPS partner families.


The ED manages an annual operating and homebuilding budget of $1M+, and works alongside key staff leading efforts in construction, administration, retail and facility oversight and planning. Sharing accountability for the wellbeing and sustainability of the organization, the ED and senior leaders support 6 (six) full and part-time staff and 20 (twenty) regular volunteers in the building of 3-6 homes per year, the management of the ReStore, and oversight of the affiliate.


The ED provides leadership and strategic direction for HFHLPS by collaborating with board, staff, volunteers, and the community to develop short- and long-term goals for all aspects of the organization including finance, construction, the ReStore (including facilities, goals and staff management), fundraising, volunteers, community relations, and family support; developing a clear financial strategy through the analysis of the organization's fiscal outlook; building high-performing teams, ensuring all teams are aligned, and collaborating to achieve organizational results; and developing and strengthening working relationships and cooperative arrangements with local and state community groups and non-profit organizations, as well as strengthen relationships with legislative and governmental agencies which are necessary for the success of the organization's programs.


What You Will Bring…

·         Passion for the mission!

·         Education and/or experience in community and/or affordable housing development, urban planning, community lending, construction, retail management, and/ or previous experience with Habitat for Humanity preferred.

·         Experience serving as a senior leader in a department or organization of comparable size.

·         A broad understanding of all aspects of running nonprofit organizations (e.g., Human Resources, Strategic Planning, Fund Development, Programming, Budgeting, and Financial Management).

·         Familiarity with construction project management, home building, real estate/housing development and Fair Housing requirements.

·         Experience with philanthropic fundraising, corporate relations, grant writing and successfully navigating the legislative space.

·         Project management skills.

·         Understanding of financial statements and cash flows.

·         Strong communication skills amongst a wide range of stakeholders - board, staff, volunteers, donors, developers and contractors, banks, legislators, and grantors.

·         Servant leadership. Transformational leader and mentor – communicative, visionary, inspirational, democratic, focused, supportive, and innovative.


We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package!


To Apply:

For confidential consideration, please submit a resume and cover letter to: karen.turner@expresspros.com.  You may direct questions to Karen Turner at 541-948-8760. 


Habitat for Humanity of La Pine Sunriver is an equal opportunity housing provider. We are pledged to the letter and spirit of the law and provide a program in which there are no barriers to obtaining housing because of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin.


Express Office: Bend
296 Southwest Columbia Street
Suite B
Bend, OR 97702
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