Chief Executive Officer, Immigrant Welcome Center (Indianapolis) – Are you an individual who possesses a deep commitment to creating a diverse and inclusive Indianapolis? Are you a bridge builder, seeking a role that will encompass your experience with community organizations and leaders to make a tangible impact in the lives of others? Since 2005, the IWC has been on the front lines connecting newcomers to people, places and resources that enable them to build successful lives and enrich our community. IWC is on a mission to make Indianapolis a more welcoming community for everyone and annually hosts Live Local, Think Global, a signature event that connects our community.
As the organization embarks on its next phase of growth and service, IWC 2.0, the Board is seeking a Chief Executive Officer to implement a comprehensive approach to integrating immigrants and refugees into our community. Expanded services already include legal assistance and naturalization training. The new CEO will shape the future and drive a vision that encompasses delivery of quality services from IWC and partners across the community.
This individual will look to our new community members as engines of growth and advocate for their participation in the political, civic, and economic life of our diverse society and help to inform the public about their many contributions. A successful candidate will exhibit a confident presence and be a creative problem solver as they support the mission and activities of IWC and will recognize the value of strategic partnerships to elevate the voices and opportunities for newcomers. By cultivating these external relationships, they will increase awareness and leverage resources that promote inclusivity as an important component of economic growth for everyone in central Indiana. Annual budget of $600K, staff team of 5 (and growing), 80+ volunteers trained as Natural Helpers, engaged board of directors.
Competitive salary plus benefits package including health insurance, retirement, and generous time off. More information about Immigrant Welcome Center https://www.immigrantwelcomecenter.org/