Chief Executive Officer

Job Order #: 19841346

Lowell, MA 01852

Full Time

40 hours per week

POSTED 10/24/2023

EXPIRES 1/22/2024

Job Description

Context and Job Summary

The CEO is a critical leader of the organization who guides the implementation of the culture and vision throughout UTEC. The CEO will amplify the approach upon which UTEC was founded: centering young adults in all the work that we carry out. She/he/they will be focused on instilling the value of community in and out of the building, while ensuring UTEC has the systems and practices in place to activate principles of equity throughout the organization. Through oversight of all day-to-day operations, the CEO will be dedicated to leading the diverse team at UTEC live out the core values of the organization:

? Assuming goodness behind everyone?s actions.

? Show madd love, unconditionally accepting each person.

? Offer everyone a clean slate, never giving up.

? Carry out respectful curiosity, always seeking out moments to connect.

? Be a sponge, actively seeking feedback.

? Embody contagious passion in all they do.

Supervisory Responsibilities

The CEO will directly supervise the Chief Program Officer, Chief Human Resources Officer, Chief of Staff, Chief Operations Officer, Chief Finance Officer, Senior Director of Social Enterprises, and an Executive Assistant.


Successful CEO candidates will likely possess the following:

? 10 years successful senior leadership experience at a social impact organization leading a high-functioning, diverse team.

? Background of success in process improvement, change leadership, and change management.

? Experience in maturing organizational policies, systems, and processes.

? Leadership depth, maturity, and collaborative skills to garner trust and confidence of all staff, young adults, external stakeholders, and the Board of Directors.

? Passion for supporting the professional development of direct reports through coaching, mentoring and a strengths-based approach.

? Analytic and decisive decision making skills with the ability to prioritize and communicate to staff key objectives and tactics necessary to achieve organizational goals.

? Credibility and effectiveness in engaging diverse communities.

? A proven commitment/experience in advancing DEI principles and practices.

? A Master's Degree and/or a minimum of 7 years in Business Administration, Finance, Economics, non-profit management, or its equivalent.

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Benefit Details

UTEC offers a competitive benefits package that starts with 4 weeks of vacation (3 standard for all new employees and a week of agency-wide closure between the Christmas and New Year holidays), 12 holidays, 10 sick days, 2 personal days, health, dental and vision insurance, life insurance, an annual cost of living increase, a 457B retirement plan and up to $4,000 per employee of professional development support.


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