Posted on June 12, 2012
Iowa College Access Network
Iowa College Access Network - Executive Director
The Iowa College Access Network (ICAN) is seeking applicants for their Executive Director position. As an independent nonprofit, ICAN empowers Iowans to achieve their educational and career goals through statewide comprehensive outreach initiatives and partnerships with schools, groups and businesses.
The Executive Director will be responsible for doing the primary fundraising and supervising a staff of 13 employees in our West Des Moines and Cedar Rapids offices. Additional responsibilities will include; communications, networking, public relations, budgeting and ensuring the successful and effective delivery of college planning services to a wide range of customers. ICAN delivers over 1,200 presentations to groups annually as well as individual one on one counseling sessions.
The successful candidate will possess a Bachelors degree in business, education, counseling or related area and proven leadership in a fundraising, business, education, financial aid or a college access environment. A demonstrated passion for higher education and a verifiable record of helping others achieve the same is preferred.
A Master’s degree is also preferred but not required. Finalist will be required to submit three professional references as well as sample presentation materials. Please go to www.icansucceed.org for a complete description of our organization.
To apply, please submit cover letter, resume and salary expectations by July 9, 2012 to: email@example.com, or Jennifer Coffman, The Iowa College Access Network, 160 S. 68th Street, Suite 1101, West Des Moines, Iowa 50266.