Director of Community Impact and Engagement

Posted: 06/05/2022

Cedar Valley United Way seeks a driven and innovative professional to provide leadership and coordination for our Community Impact work, including grantmaking and grant administration. This position will lead the implementation of strategies to achieve the goals of collective community impact throughout the Cedar Valley. This position also conducts ongoing community research that targets specific populations as well as the general public to inform the community impact process. The Director of Community Impact and Engagement will establish and maintain relationships with donors, volunteers and community members as well as assist with resource development campaigns. Consistent with the Community Impact Model, an ongoing effort will be made with the campaign associates to develop additional revenues and resources in addition to campaign dollars as necessary. Excellent communication, organization, relationship-building and strategic planning skills are required, as well as the ability to work with diverse groups. A Bachelor’s degree and two years’ experience in grant administration and developing partnerships and collaborative relationships is preferred. Salary is commensurate with experience and background. Competitive benefit package is included. Send cover letter and resume by email to or by mail to Debbie Roth, President, Cedar Valley United Way, 425 Cedar St., Suite 300, Waterloo, IA 50701. Screening of applicants will begin on July 18, 2022.

Type of Employment: Full-Time