Website Greater Bennington Interfaith Council (GBICS)
Greater Bennington Interfaith Community Services, Inc. (GBICS) seeks a dynamic Executive Director who is
visionary, energetic, and committed to providing the highest quality services to low-income individuals and
families in Bennington County, Vermont and the surrounding tri-state area.
GBICS is a Bennington-based 501(c)(3) non-profit whose mission is to advance the health of the community by
helping people meet their basic needs including access to food, shelter, and health care. We do this by operating:
the Bennington Free Clinic, providing medical care for uninsured and underinsured adults; the Kitchen Cupboard,
the largest food distribution facility in southern Vermont; the Food & Fuel Fund, offering financial support for
those who need help with utilities, shelter, food, and other basic needs; the Bennington Oral Health Coalition,
improving the oral health outcomes through our elementary school-based dental clinic and through education and
As the Chief Executive Officer, the Executive Director provides leadership, direction, administrative
management, and oversight of the organization’s programs, operations, and services.
The Executive Director reports to the Board of Trustees and is responsible for: Financial and organizational management. Carrying out the strategic vision of the organization. Fundraising, including cultivation and stewardship with individuals, foundations, businesses, faith
communities, and other not-for-profit organizations. Grant writing, stewardship, and reporting. Engaging with community partners, town governments, and state officials. Hiring, supervising, coaching, and developing paid and volunteer staff. Working closely with an engaged and committed Board of Trustees.
Education: A Bachelor’s degree is required. Master’s degree in human services, health, or management preferred.
Experience: Minimum of five years progressive experience in managing small, complex organizations and
working with their boards; strong organizational ability including planning, financial management and budgeting,
delegation, supervision; grant writing; fundraising and cultivation of donors; public relations and advocacy; and
experience working with people living in low-income situations.
Application deadline: February 24, 2021.
Interested applicants, please email resume with a cover letter to: email@example.com. Include “Executive
Director Search” in the Subject line. No phone calls, please.
GBICS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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