Program Operations Director, CAC Louisiana

PositionThe Director of Program Operations for CAC Louisiana (CACLA) will provide overall leadership for advancing and strengthening the CAC network in Louisiana. The position works closely with the Executive Director, CACLA Program Advisory Council, staff, and partners to identify, execute and promote strategies, initiatives, and evidence-based practices in support of the CAC mission and role.  Activities are in support of local CAC compliance with all applicable standards and laws.QualificationsGraduate level degree and a minimum of five (5) years of related professional experience required.  Significant professional experience may substitute for educational requirements.  Ideal candidate will have considerable knowledge of the CAC model as well as experience working with multiple disciplines and stakeholders in collaborative child and family advocacy models.  Additionally, preferred candidates will be able to demonstrate public policy and community outreach competency.   Exceptional oral and written communication abilities required, including the ability to communicate talking points on behalf, and in support, of the CAC model.BackgroundTo learn more about CAC Louisiana and its 16 local CAC members: www.caclouisiana.orgTo learn more about the parent organization www.louisianachildren.orgCompetitive salary with benefits provided. maintains a generous leave and holiday policy while promoting a healthy work-life balance for all staff.To ApplyInterested candidates, who meet or exceed the qualifications, shall submit a cover letter, resume, and a minimum of three (3) professional references to with “CACLA” in the subject line.  No phone calls.  All inquiries and candidates are held in strict confidence.Deadline to apply is November 21, 2014; however, credentials will be reviewed as they are received.This is an exempt, full-time position. is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer.