Chief Executive Officer

Bay Area Rescue Mission

Posted: 2/14/2020

Position Type: Full-Time (Paid)

Function: CEO/ED/President

Primary domain: Religious

City: Richmond

Postal code: 94801

State: California

Country: United States

Organization Information:


$3M - $10M


Mission statement:

To share the Gospel of Jesus Christ with the homeless and needy and empower them to change their world.

Position Details:

Job Description:

After successfully leading our ministry organization for 26+ years, our current President/CEO has announced his retirement, effective at the close of 2020.  It is for this reason that we have opened our search to identify our next CEO, one who will lead Bay Area Rescue Mission into our next season of ministry.  Our intent is to bring our next CEO on board so that our retiring CEO and new CEO will have an opportunity to work together to facilitate a smooth and strong transition.  The right candidate will be a Godly professional and proven leader who excels in execution of vision and has a heart to reach the broken and homeless with the transformational hope and love that only Christ offers.  The CEO is the primary Shepherd/Leader of the ministry and is responsible for oversight of Finance, Administration, Development/Fundraising, Programs, Human Resources, and Operations.  Responsible for the appropriate use and protection of ministry assets and for the integrity and solvency of Mission finances.

The Bay Area Rescue Mission is a non-denomination Christian ministry located in the heart of Richmond, California.  The right candidate will be aligned with our Statement of Faith and Qualifications for Employment, both of which are available, along with the full Job Description by request.


Mature, grounded Christian who has a call from God to minister through a gospel Rescue Mission and who demonstrates character traits of integrity, trustworthiness, and accountability.

Experienced leader and professional executive who possesses sound analytic ability, good discernment and judgement, a proven track record of developing other leaders, and a strong relational and operational focus with appropriate industry experience.

Strategic visionary; must possess clarity of vision; able to define, communicate, align, and implement.

Excellent leadership and team building skills.  Able to promote/model stewardship, accountability, teamwork, and attainment of defined goals/KPIs.

College or Seminary degree with 10+ years of increasingly responsible experience in leadership and/or ministry.  Proven experience in successfully leading an organization (ministry or non-profit preferred) with similar or larger organization (approx 45 employees and budget of approximately 8-10 million cash + Gift In Kind)


Paid Vacation - able to bank up to 240 hours/30 days

Paid sick - able to bank up to 288 hours/36 days

403b with up to 5% match

Group health, dental, and vision

and more


Commensurate with Experience

Posting Expiration Date:


How to Apply:

Interested and qualified applicants should send their resume and salary requirements to Angie Criner at [email protected]  

Posted By: Career Cross Training


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