Job description for CCIU Executive Director
The Board of Directors of the Connecticut Council for Interreligious Understanding Inc. (CCIU) seeks to hire a part time Executive Director with the skills and experience necessary for the leadership and administrative coordination of an interfaith organization. CCIU is a non-profit dedicated to education that promotes religious literacy in Connecticut’s diverse population, in order to build understanding and acceptance, and break down prejudice and intolerance.
The successful candidate will demonstrate a working philosophy consistent with, and a passion for CCIU’s stated commitment to religious and cultural pluralism.
Candidates must possess a Bachelors degree, preferably a Masters, demonstrated interest and experience in interfaith work; prior experience in leading groups of volunteers; successful fundraising and grant writing experience; strong skills in networking and community building, and active participation in a religious/faith based group.
The position will be an Independent Contractor with the annual contract of $40,000.
There are no benefits, other than 2 weeks of paid vacation. The part-time position requires an average of 25 hours per week, some of which may be in the evening or on weekends with an overall flexible schedule.
HOW TO APPLY
Submit your resume with a cover letter and two letters of reference (one related to your interreligious experience, and one regarding your leadership) to BLederer458@gmail.com. Feel free to email any questions you may have to: Barbara Lederer, Co-Chair of the Board of Directors, at the same address.
Application deadline is September 1, 2019.