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Is currently accepting applications for the following positions:  

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Executive Director  

Looking to make a real difference and impact in your community?

Want to work with a talented group of professionals and an inspiring organization?

Nevada County Habitat for Humanity is seeking a full-time Executive Director to lead our unique, inclusive, and established nonprofit organization.  We are focused on creating affordable homeownership opportunities in Nevada County, California. This position is responsible for strategically leading the affiliate to fulfill our mission and managing the day-to-day operations including home building, thrift store, fiscal management, mortgage management, homeowner services, resource development and supervision of team members. The Executive Director reports directly to the Board Executive Committee and the full Board of Directors.

The primary responsibilities for the Executive Director are:

  • Implement affiliate plan for home building, homeowner services, fundraising, ReStore, volunteer program, and community partnerships to deliver mission goals;
  • Manage annual budget and oversee sound financial procedures, compliance with all commonly recognized accounting practices, including annual audit;
  • Partner with the Homeowner Selection Committee to ensure the selection process abides with fair housing laws and Habitat for Humanity defined selection criteria;
  • Oversee construction program to maintain build schedule and ensure compliance with budgetary and design criteria, safety standards and volunteer experience pertaining to the Habitat for Humanity mission;
  • In conjunction with the Homeowner Support Committee and all Habitat homeowners, facilitate ongoing education and success;
  • Participate in advocacy and public policy on affordable housing including fostering relationships with city/county staff and elected officials:
  • Serve as a spokesperson in community outreach and fund development efforts, including public presentations and donor relations;
  • Oversee lending, home sale and closing process to ensure federal, state and Habitat for Humanity compliance;
  • Supervise, mentor, and evaluate affiliate staff on a weekly basis;
  • Report progress on strategic plan goals and provide monthly reports including financials to the Board Executive Committee and Board of Directors; and
  • Maintain compliance with all Habitat for Humanity, State, and Federal rules and regulations to ensure good standing of the organization.

Applicants should have the following qualifications:

  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in business administration, public policy, non-profit administration or related field;
  • Five years’ minimum as organization leader with significant experience in multi-tasking diverse projects, financial management and staff supervision essential;
  • Nonprofit background preferred;
  • Professional experience with Habitat for Humanity mission and/or affordable housing nonprofit preferred;
  • Highly proficient using Microsoft Office applications;
  • Familiarity with QuickBooks and donor software applications;
  • Strong working knowledge and aptitude for design and presentation applications;
  • Excellent verbal and written skills including the ability to present our mission to a diverse audience; and
  • Ability to problem solve, effectively build a wide variety of relationships and drive multiple initiatives.

Ready to apply? The position is salaried commensurate with professional experience and fit with our organization and includes a benefits package.

Submit a cover letter, resume, and salary request to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  by February 3, 2018.

All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, or national origin.

Nevada County Habitat for Humanity is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


   12359 Loma Rica Drive, Grass Valley
Telephone: 274-3761

  Business Hours - 
  Tuesday through Saturday - 9:00am - 6:00pm


ReStore is currently hiring:

Click on the Job Descriptions below for information on the positions, qualifications, and application requirements:

Donation Associate (Driving/Receiving)

Email cover letter and resume to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  
You can also mail or drop off copies of your cover letter and resume to:
Nevada County Habitat for Humanity ReStore
12359 Loma Rica Drive, Grass Valley, CA 95945
Please, no phone calls.