President / Chief Executive Officer Annual salary: Competitive and Negotiable Application Deadline: Open until filled. First review of résumés: Friday, August 17, 2018
This is an exceptional opportunity for a forward-thinking, visionary leader to join a progressive and entrepreneurial social enterprise. Crossroads mission is to provide persons with disabilities, displaced workers and the socially and economically disadvantaged, with opportunities to obtain employment and attain educational, social and personal goals.
Ideal candidates will be forward-thinking, visionary leaders able to enhance CDS’s unique social enterprise model through increased visibility and innovative expansion of its mission-driven services. The aim is to propel CDS’ position as a leader in the provision of workforce development services and job opportunities for adults and youth with disabilities and other barriers in California and across the nation. The CEO must be an entrepreneurial leader focused on increasing CDS’ client base and profitability in the commercial maintenance and landscaping business marketplace as the success of CDS relies on its continued growth. Additional desirable characteristics include: exceptional communicator, critical thinker, people motivator, fiscally savvy administrator, accessible and approachable management style, proactive and entrepreneurial, exhibits integrity, respect for others and a commitment to fostering a transparent and equitable work environment and organization.
To apply, submit your résumé, cover letter, six work-related references (two supervisors, two direct reports and two colleagues) to the link below. Résumé should reflect beginning/ending dates of positions held and size of budgets and staffs managed.