Executive Director, CIL Western Wisconsin (Menomonie, WI)

  • Closing Date: March 27, 2020
  • Posted: March 9, 2020
  • Full-time
  • Salary: $50,000.00 to $75,000.00 / year
  • Report To: CILWW Board of Directors

Responsibilities: Responsible to the CILWW Board of Directors for the overall requirements of the Center’s Mission, fiscal activities, day-to-day operations, compliance with all grant requirements and implementation of the Center’s Personnel Policies.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide day-to-day administration of CILWW, including management of all programs, personnel activities, agency operations and finances
  • Develop and maintain independent living programs and services consistent with CILWW philosophy and Board direction
  • Work with Board Chairperson in scheduling Board meetings and committee meetings
  • Monitor grants and direct service contracts as assigned. Insure the accurate and timely preparation of reports and reporting procedures to satisfy contracts and grant requirements
  • Monitor and support the development of new programs and services to insure that the needs of individuals with disabilities are being identified and met, including writing and developing grant applications for new programs
  • Represent CILWW and maintain contact with private and public entities serving persons with disabilities.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of community resources and fund raising strategies
  • Develop and write appropriate grants to meet identified consumer needs


  • Degree in related Administrative or Human Services field.
  • Bachelor’s Degree Required, Master’s Degree preferred
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience with personnel issues
  • Proven ability to supervise and evaluate program staff
  • Knowledge of and commitment to the IL philosophy and disability rights. Personal experience with a disability preferred.
  • Understanding of how the human services systems, resources and related services are connected
  • Participate in state and national IL organizations, including membership in and participation with the Wisconsin Coalition of Independent Living Centers, Inc.
  • Ability to travel as job necessitates

Apply by email to sheehan@cilww.com or by mail/in person to 2920 Schneider Ave SE / Menomonie WI 54751. Provide cover letter, resume, and references when applying.