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United Way of the Coastal Empire is an equal opportunity employer.  We are proud to employ individuals from diverse backgrounds who are committed to building a stronger community and improving lives.  We offer excellent benefits, including health, dental, 403b, holidays, and paid vacation.

United Way of the Coastal Empire (UWCE) is seeking a Vice President of Community Investments to help advance our mission of improving lives through the leadership of community and organizational investment in programs, services and agency capacity. Position works with key stakeholders to develop the strategic direction, long-range investment strategies, and alignment of people and resources for the achievement of measurable, positive outcomes in the priority issue areas of health, education, and income stability. Requirements include excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills as well as the ability to lead, collaborate, and build trust among diverse community, business, governmental, agency, donor, and volunteer groups. The ideal candidate is outwardly focused, able to share power and decision-making, effectively lead change, and inspire team-work and action in others. Must be highly organized, able to plan and think strategically, use sound judgement, and exhibit ownership for decisions, actions, and results achieved. Must be adaptable and innovative with a strong sense of integrity, handling sensitive data with discretion, maturity and judgment; consistently acting with integrity and ethics to foster trust at all levels. Position is responsible for development and management of the department’s goals in support of the organizations strategic plan, recruitment, training, and development of the Community Investment staff and volunteers, and management of the department budget and expenses. A Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of five years nonprofit experience with at least two years of management required. Salary is competitive and based on education and experience and includes a comprehensive benefits package. UWCE is an equal opportunity employer. Pre-employment background check required.  To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to United Way of the Coastal Empire by April 19, 2019 to admin@uwce.org. For more information, click here. No phone calls, please.

 

United Way of the Coastal Empire (UWCE) is seeking an Effingham Area Director to develop collaborative community partnerships and provide direct services when necessary to meet the needs of the community. In addition, the Area Director is responsible for managing the daily operations of the office including; resource development, coordination of volunteer efforts in partnership with UWCE Volunteer Director, development and management of budget, recruitment and development of staff, management of tenant leases, vendor contracts,  and facility maintenance. Area Director will work with community partners to identify community needs and together with the Effingham Advisory Board, provide strategic direction to achieve United Way goals and objectives. Position is responsible for developing and managing program grants and event sponsorships, as well as overseeing the timely and accurate collection and input of data for reporting purposes.  The public representative for the United Way in Effingham County, Candidate must have excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills as well as the ability to lead, and collaborate with diverse teams.  Must be highly organized, team-oriented, and have a passion for United Way’s mission to improve lives.  A minimum of five years of management experience, with nonprofit or social service experience preferred. Bachelor’s degree desired.  UWCE is an equal opportunity employer.  Pre-employment background check required.  To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to United Way of the Coastal Empire by April 19, 2019, at admin@uwce.org. For more information, please click here. No phone calls, please.

 

United Way of the Coastal Empire is seeking a team-oriented Controller to steward the financial assets of the organization and supervise and maintain the daily operations of the Finance Department. Responsible for overseeing the organization Accounting, Information Technology, Human Resources, Information Systems, and building maintenance, the ideal candidate must have extensive knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and experience in all areas of accounting (i.e., A/R, A/P, general ledger, trial balance, including subsidiary ledgers, and financial statements) as well as payroll regulations, including all federal and state returns. Candidate must be highly organized and computer literate, knowledgeable in general and financial software programs with experience in MIP and Andar software preferred. Knowledge of state and federal human resource regulations as well as demonstrated success in coaching and developing a team for optimal performance. Five years of accounting experience and a minimum of two years in management required with nonprofit experience desired. Bachelor degree required with an Accounting major preferred. UWCE is an equal opportunity employer. Pre-employment background check required. Please submit a cover letter and resume to admin@uwce.org.  No phone calls please.

 

United Way of the Coastal Empire is seeking an energetic, hardworking and compassionate person to fill in as our Receptionist on an as-needed basis. The position involves assisting customers both in person and over the phone. The ideal candidate is a self-starter with excellent interpersonal skills and enjoys positively impacting people’s lives. The position is Monday-Friday from 9 am to 5 pm. Please submit cover letter and resume to rfabrikant@uwce.org. No phone calls please.