Canon William (Bill) Deiss is retiring in 2020, and so Anglican Relief and Development Fund-US is seeking to hire a new Executive Director in the spring of 2020.
The Executive Director position is a full-time, executive/management position, reporting to the Chairman and the Board of Directors of the Anglican Relief and Development Fund-U.S. (ARDF-US). The Executive Director is responsible for overseeing administration, programs, and strategic planning of the organization. In addition, key responsibilities include fundraising, marketing/communications, and community outreach.
The Anglican Relief and Development Fund serves as the official international relief and development arm of the Anglican Church in North America (ACNA) with the vision that, working together, Christians can help the poor and needy in the World, demonstrating the love of Christ and spreading the Gospel. The mission of ARDF-US is to work within the worldwide Anglican Communion to maximize life change in some of the most challenging parts of the world for the sake of Christ by facilitating development and relief projects.
To-date, ARDF-US has funded nearly 200 development projects in 38 countries internationally, with over $10 million committed and more than 1.3 million lives impacted. In addition, ARDF-US has assisted in 40 relief projects in over 20 countries internationally and 11 states in the United States, facilitating over $2.5 million in relief funds distributed.
We are seeking candidates with a passion for Christ, the global church and the vision and mission of ARDF-US. Candidates should have experience in fundraising, executive leadership, cross-cultural relations, and ability to serve as a global ambassador for ARDF-US. Familiarity with international business and Anglican theology and ecclesial structures is preferred.
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