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Montgomery Chapter for YFC

Executive Director for Montgomery County, MD Youth For Christ

Montgomery Chapter for YFC
Olney, Maryland, United States

Date Posted: 02/03/2010
Categories: Management
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Executive Director for Montgomery County, MD Youth for Christ

Montgomery County Youth for Christ is seeking an Executive Director to lead and expand our ministry in the Metropolitan Washington, DC area. Serving the youth in our area has the potential to influence the future leaders of our nation and the world.

The Executive Director is the spiritual and organizational leader for the local YFC ministry. He/she must be a visionary with a deep love for the Lord and a call to evangelism. He/she will lead and manage the work by building a team that recruits, trains, equips, empowers, and oversees staff and volunteers to minister to teenagers.

The position reports to the Board of Trustees, and supervises the Office Manager, 3 part-time staff, and 12 active volunteers. The job normally requires working 50-55 hours per week.

Applicants should have the following qualifications:
• Demonstrated love for God and for kids
• Consistent Christian walk
• Active connection to a local church
• Strategic vision
• Call to evangelism
• Strong communications skills
• Excellent management and leadership abilities
• Successful volunteer or paid ministry experience
• Management experience preferred
• Fundraising experience preferred
• Bachelor's degree or equivalent life experience

The successful candidate will be able to carry out the responsibilities in the following 8 key result areas:
• Financial Management
• Administration
• Staff Management
• Entrepreneurship
• Board Development
• Ministry
• Community Relations
• Technology

Starting compensation will be $45,000 to $60,000 depending on experience level and need. Benefits include health, life, and long term disability insurance, as well as participation a retirement plan.

Resumes are being accepted through February 28, 2010, and should be sent to Please include salary history and a list of references.