As part of the GIIN’s mission to accelerate the scale and effectiveness of impact investing, we publish job openings from members of the GIIN Investors’ Council and other impact investing leaders.

Executive Director, Latino Economic Development Center (LEDC)

at LeaderFit in Washington, DC

About the Job

LEDC is seeking a visionary and strategic leader with a demonstrated commitment to our mission and a proven ability to manage a dynamic, high-growth, multi-cultural community-based nonprofit. The top candidate must bring experience working with Latino communities, expertise in housing and economic development, and exceptional leadership skills. In addition, the new Executive Director must demonstrate an ability to develop strong relationships with diverse stakeholders, manage the financial and administrative functions of an organization, and generate revenue from diverse sources. The Executive Director must be fluent in written and spoken Spanish.

Qualifications

  • Fluency in written and spoken Spanish and extensive experience working with Latino communities
  • Expertise in small business lending, CDFIs, housing, and economic development for underserved communities
  • Successful record of leading and inspiring teams, building an inclusive and equitable organizational culture, and developing talent
  • Strong financial acumen with demonstrated experience in budget planning and forecasting
  • Demonstrated record of generating revenue from private and public sources
  • Exceptional interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to collaborate with diverse stakeholders

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