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Assistant Executive Director in Princeton, NJ at Community Options

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

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Job Description

Community Options, a national non-profit agency providing services to individuals with disabilities in 11 states.

We are seeking an Assistant Executive Director to support our Executive Director in continuing to develop our Mercer County, NJ region!


  • Bachelor’s Degree required.
  • 3+ years of experience working in related field (Home Community Based Service (HCS) or working with Individuals with Developmental Disabilities in the community).
  • 1+ year of experience as a Direct Manager/Supervisor.
  • Understanding and commitment to community based support for persons with disabilities.
  • Understanding of funding sources and entitlement programs for people with disabilities.


  • Assist the Executive Director (ED) with all daily operations and fill in for the ED in their absence.
  • Ensure compliance and up-to-date licensing for numerous group homes and programs.
  • Assist the ED with the development and implementation of fundraising activities.
  • Recommend sound personnel practices in employee recruitment, evaluations, compensation, employee benefits, and terminations.
  • Prepare required statistical, financial, and service reports, as needed.
  • Participate in developing long and short-term department goals, objectives, and systems.
  • May perform the duties of Direct Care Staff, in accordance with staffing needs.

Working Conditions:

  • On-Call 24 hours a day for emergencies, in cooperation with other agency staff.
  • Frequent local travel is required in addition to occasional transportation of consumers.
  • Work will take place in the office, community, and in the homes.

Competitive Benefits:

  • Insurance Options (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • Paid Holidays—Including a Birthday Holiday
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Employee Incentive & Discount Programs
  • 403b Retirement Plan with Employer Match
  • Exceptional Career Growth Opportunities

Community Options is an Equal Opportunity Employer