Assistant Director in Carlsbad, NM

  • Eddy
  • Full-time
Southeast NM Community Action Corporation has been serving individuals and families since 1965; we are committed to supporting individuals and families so they can achieve educational advancement as well as community health and economic advancement. We need talented people who want to make a difference in their community to join our team of professionals. Does this sound like you? Make a difference in the lives of others and enrich your own life in the process, apply to join our team.
Reporting to the Executive Director, the Assistant Director will be wholly immersed in all facets of agency business and operations consistent with agency policies, federal regulations, applicable laws and required funding source guidelines. The Assistant Director will work closely with the Executive Director to provide leadership in planning, designing, implementing and evaluating operational systems and in representing the agency in local, regional, state and national communities. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting the Executive Director in the day-today operations of the agency, undertaking staffing responsibilities when necessary to ensure services continues uninterrupted. Assumes direct management of the Community Services Department including all programs/initiatives funded by the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG). Ensures compliance with CSBG Performance Standards agency-wide. Coordinates and performs special projects as assigned by the Executive Director. Candidates must be flexible, value a spirit of collaboration and community building, and be passionate about our core mission.
· Bachelor’s degree in Business, Public Administration, Human Resources, Sociology, Psychology or related field.
· In addition, must have four (4) years related work experience.
· Two (2) of the four years of experience preferred to have been in non-profit administration, governmental administration or management of social services programs or organizations.
Salary – This is an Exempt position $37.39- $40.06 (Mid-point) hourly or $70,000.00 – $75,000.00 (mid-point) annual depending on qualifications (related experience, education, training, etc.)
We offer a 4-day work week (Monday – Thursday)
Thirteen (13) Paid Holidays per year
Annual Leave
Sick Leave
Retirement Plans
Medical, Dental, Vision, and
Life Insurance
An application is required along with a resume and a letter of intent/interest for all positions applied for. Please go to to complete an online application and upload your resume and letter of intent/interest. You may also receive an application and job description, by stopping by the Community Action/Head Start office in Artesia, Carlsbad, and Roswell.