Entrust- Multiplying Leaders for Multiplying Churches
Summary: The president reports to the CEO. The president and CEO work together to lead Entrust toward its vision, to fulfill its mission and strategic plan, and to develop and establish policies and objectives for the organization, in accordance with board directives and the strategic plan. The president is also responsible, along with the CEO, for resources (human, partnerships, finances and training systems) necessary to fulfill the plan.
Reports to: CEO
Location: Colorado Springs/Headquarters office
Compensation: Raises own support
SPECIFIC AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:
Develop, refine and implement a strategic plan while ensuring budget, staff and priorities are aligned with Entrust's core mission.
Provide inspirational leadership and direction to Entrust leaders to ensure continued development and management of a professional and efficient organization.
Establish effective decision-making processes to ensure Entrust achieves its long- and short-term goals and objectives.
Coach organizational leaders to maintain and improve support for their teams.
Coordinate and develop member care services to provide optimum conditions for spiritual support, when needed.
Develop partnerships with like-minded ministries.
Assist in building a diverse and inclusive board of directors that is highly engaged and willing to secure and leverage resources.
Cultivate strong and transparent working relationship with the board, ensuring open communication about measurement of financial, programmatic, and impact performance against stated milestones and goals.
Monitor financial status of the organization through strategic oversight of donor relations and maximizing ongoing partnerships with major donors and foundations.
Drive staff recruiting efforts.
Identify opportunities for Entrust to leverage cross-program strengths, taking advantage of new opportunities and/or addressing organizational challenges.
Represent Entrust at public speaking engagements.
Entrust will be known as a major contributor to training pastors and church leaders within the evangelical community.
Funding for Entrust’s goals through foundations and major donors will be secured each year.
The number of trained pastors and church leaders worldwide will increase directly through Entrust or indirectly through Entrust’s materials and teamwork.
Multiple succession options in key areas of the ministry will be in place.
Qualifications for this position
Management and people skills necessary for leading a complex organization.
Executive and vision-casting experience.
Mission and cross-cultural experience.
Knowledge of and experience in Christian education and adult learning styles.
Marketing and internal/external communication skills and experience.
Successful experience with a diverse donor group, including securing foundation grants.
Staff recruiting and development skills and experience.
Budget development and analysis experience.
Personal Qualities Desired
Flexible and adaptable to change.
Aptitude for technology.
A good team worker.
SPIRITUAL QUALITIES DESIRED
Must be a growing Christian who is actively following Christ and active in a local church, with a heart for the lost and for discipleship.
Must maintain a consistent devotional life.
Must be able to bring a spiritual perspective to his/her work as demonstrated in attitude, faithfulness and interpersonal relationships with others.
Must have a servant’s teachable heart.