Employment Opportunities

Executive Director

Women Helping Women, a nonprofit located in downtown Cincinnati, is seeking an Executive Director with a solid track record of leadership and management in non-profit social services working with domestic abuse and sexual assault, and a desire to impact lives in Hamilton and Butler counties. Our Executive Director is responsible for representing the agency to donors, funders, and the community, for speaking to the media, for all aspects of agency operations, for building strong relationships within the community and with the Board, for maintaining and building a fiscally sound agency, and for leading the agency and community in their efforts to empower survivors and create social change.  WHW has an annual operating budget of $975,000 and a staff of 15 to 25.  

Executive Director Responsibilities:

  • Management and Leadership of Staff: Develop staffing structure that supports the efficient delivery of programs and services, accomplishment of goals identified in the strategic plan, and effective overall management
  • Community Relations:  Lead the representation of the Agency in the community to consistently advance the agency and promote positive public relations.
  • Board Relations: With the Board Chair, enable the board to fulfill its governance function and facilitate synergy between management and the board.
  • Fiscal:  Plan, execute, monitor and report fiscal plans and budget that support long and short term financial policies and the health of the agency.   Write, manage, and report on grants.
  • Programming:  Oversee the development, implementation, and evaluation of programs and services that support the mission.
  • Management and Administration of the Agency:  Ensure planning, processes, monitoring and reporting to maintain compliance with grant and government stipulations, and consistency with agency vision and mission.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • 5 – 15 years experience in a non-profit leadership role
  • Experience in the social services field in the areas of sexual assault and/or domestic violence
  • Demonstrated success in organizational leadership
  • Demonstrated success in fundraising and development
  • Fiscal management experience; hands on experience with grant writing and reporting, and knowledge of grant budgeting and billing is essential
  • Demonstrated success in relationship & coalition building, experience with public speaking is essential
  • Understanding of policy advocacy, legislative advocacy, and systems advocacy
  • Evening and weekend commitments may be required
  • Computer literacy (MS Office, databases, email, etc.)
  • Bachelor’s Degree

ABOUT US

Women Helping Women empowers survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence and stalking by providing advocacy, support and options for safety and educates the community to create social change.

Founded in 1973, Women Helping Women provides crisis intervention and support services for survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking in Hamilton and Butler County and survivors of sexual assault in Butler County.  The agency also takes a leading role in building awareness in the community to prevent these crimes. We are dedicated to serving women and men of all backgrounds, sexual orientations and abilities.

Resume and cover letter to humanresources@womenhelpingwomen.org or Director, 215 E. 9th Street, 7th Floor, Cincinnati OH 45202.  No phone calls.  Persons of diverse populations are encouraged to apply.  EOE.

 

Chief Financial Officer

JOB DESCRIPTION

Women Helping Women, a nonprofit located in downtown Cincinnati, is seeking a Chief Financial Officer with experience managing and reporting on federal grants, and a desire to impact lives in Hamilton and Butler counties. Our CFO is responsible for the financial operation of the agency, which includes preparation of agency financial statements, budget development and monitoring and grant financial development, reporting and billing. In addition, this individual serves as the agency’s Human Resource and Information Technology Officer. 

CFO Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the development of the Agency’s annual operating budget
  • Oversees the agency’s investment accounts
  • Develops reliable cash flow projection process and reporting mechanisms
  • Prepares all financial reports required by federal, state, local governments or other funding sources
  • Works with the Executive Director, Program Supervisors and Development Director or Designee in identifying grant opportunities and preparing the financial information required
  • Responsible for payroll and oversight of employee benefits planning
  • Provides overall management of all computer system and activities

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • BA/BS in Accounting or Finance required, CPA preferred
  • 3 years non-profit accounting required. 5 years experience in finance field preferred
  • Knowledge of grant budgeting and grant billing is essential
  • Demonstrated success in relationship & coalition building required
  • Understanding of policy advocacy, legislative advocacy, and systems advocacy required
  • Computer literacy (MS Office, databases, email, etc.) required

Resume and coverletter to humanresources@womenhelpingwomen.org or Director, 215 E. 9th Street, 7th Floor, Cincinnati OH 45202.  No phone calls.  Persons of diverse populations are encouraged to apply.  EOE.

 

Volunteer Coordinator

Women Helping Women is seeking a a full-time (40 hours/week) Volunteer Coordinator to provide crisis intervention & advocacy to survivors of sexual assault in Butler County and to recruit, train and supervise program volunteers.

Successful candidates will have strong public speaking, direct service skills and expertise in the field of sexual assault. The Volunteer Coordinator provides training and supervision to volunteers as well as community education and outreach, hotline and face-to-face crisis intervention, support group facilitation, accompaniment to court hearings and hospital visits, and other crisis intervention services as needed.

Qualified candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree in a Human Service related field and have experience delivering direct service to sexual assault survivors as well as in training and management.  Access to reliable transportation, the ability to communicate in a crisis, a flexible schedule and team approach are needed. Bi-lingual skills are a plus.  Evening and weekend work is required. Persons from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. EOE.

No phone calls, please.

Please submit resume and cover letter to: Women Helping Women, ATTN: Mary Jo Butler, 215 E 9th St, 7th FL, Cincinnati, OH 45202 or via email to: MButler@womenhelpingwomen.org.

                                 

                      

                              

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