Vice President of Programs (Workforce Development)
Company: OIC of South Florida, Inc
Location: Fort Lauderdale
Posted on: September 17, 2020
Job Title: Vice President of Programs Reports to: President and
Salary Range: $110-$127k
OIC of South Florida is a community-based leader in providing
quality self-help skills and employment opportunities for
disadvantaged and underemployed residents; thus, assisting them to
become self-sufficient and productive members of society. Its work
is accomplished through three divisions: Workforce Development,
Youth and Families, and OIC Strategic Integration (Social
The Vice President of Programs provides leadership to all of OIC's
programs, which includes overseeing program strategy
management/development, delivery and execution, as well as
fundraising, budget setting, knowledge management, and all external
relationship management. The Vice President leads the fidelity of
all programs in a rapidly evolving and competitive environment. The
position ensures that strategies are clearly understood by all
stakeholders and that the organization is achieving its strategic
and contractual goals at the optimum pace and level. In conjunction
with the CEO/President and Management Team, this position
identifies and leads new business development opportunities. The
Vice President also ensures highly productive internal and external
relationships and partnerships for the benefit of the
In conjunction with the CEO/President, this position acts as a
representative and ambassador to promote positive relationships and
foster strong partnerships in the community for the benefit of the
KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:
Along with the CEO and senior leadership team, the VP of Programs
shall expand revenue generating and fundraising activities to
support existing programs and the growth of OIC-SFL by cultivating
existing relationships and developing new funder relationships.
The Vice President of Programs will manage relationships with
partner organizations, and the local business community, in order
to solidify employment opportunities and other strategic priorities
for the organization.
--- Develop and enhance the necessary systems, processes, and tools
to better support the facilitation, collection, and sharing of
knowledge that is generated by the programs.
--- Develop dissemination system to share organizational learning
with a broad range of communities.
--- Ensure that key project outcomes and/or policy, advocacy, and
legislation are evaluated and leveraged for maximum community and
--- Help secure the resources needed to advance OIC's program
strategy in partnership with the Strategic Partnership team,
program staff, and the CEO.
--- Work collaboratively with the senior management team to
integrate cross program/division activities and functions. Personal
qualities of integrity, credibility, loyalty and a commitment to
OIC of South Florida's mission.
--- Create a culture of strong management within the program's
team, working closely with Vice President and Division Directors,
to ensure strong supervision with a focus on enhancing diversity
and inclusion, performance management, leadership, mentoring and
--- Coordinate with Vice President of Finance to ensure strong
integration of program work with operations and fundraising
--- Ensure effective systems to track program progress, and
regularly evaluate program components, so as to measure successes
that can be effectively communicated to the CEO/President and board
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
The Vice President of Programs will be thoroughly committed to
OIC's mission and should have proven leadership, coaching, and
relationship management experience. To be considered for this
position, applicants must have a Bachelor's degree from an
accredited institution, graduate degree preferred, and a minimum of
10+ years of professional experience in a senior leadership role
that includes significant program leadership oversight, strategic
planning, and management in a not-for-profit or equivalent
community focused organization.
Program Leadership & Management:
--- Highly organized and detail-oriented individual with the
ability to wear multiple hats in a fast-moving environment.
Successful track record managing a non-profit or equivalent
community focused organization.
--- Proven ability to ensure program standards are in place and met
by the program managers and staff.
--- Thorough understanding of project management, talent
acquisition and development in driving outcomes. Experience
developing and coaching team members to a higher level, empowering
them to elevate their level of responsibility and performance
against program goals.
--- A demonstrated commitment to contributing meaningfully to a
workplace where equity and inclusion are core values in our
internal and external work.
--- Experience with all facets of grant management from research
and preparation to submission and approval. Expertise in preparing
and managing grant proposals to foundations, corporations,
individuals and government entities.
--- Unwavering commitment as a self-starter to quality programs and
data-driven program evaluation.
--- Experience working directly with a board of directors or
equivalent governing body.
--- A consummate team player with a creative and strategic approach
to providing leadership to non-financial staff members with
uncompromising integrity. Proven ability to develop, lead, teach
and manage an annual budget of $10 Million.
Competitive Benefits Package offered: Health plan which includes
medical, dental and vision; three employer- paid benefits: STD,
LTD, ADD/Life; 403B retirement/investment savings plan.
How to Apply:
To apply for the position, please provide the following:
o Resume detailing work experience.
o A cover letter that reflects how your experience qualifies you to
become the Vice President of Programs at OIC of South Florida.
Send resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
OIC is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer
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