Avesta Housing is a nonprofit provider of affordable homes with over 45 years of experience as a leader in affordable housing and assisted living in Maine and New Hampshire. Our organization is headquartered in Portland, Maine and currently has 87 properties and 2,600 homes in its portfolio. As a nonprofit organization, we care deeply about people – those who need safe, accessible affordable homes and services.
What we’re looking for: We are currently seeking a Vice President of Senior Living to provide oversight and coordination of Avesta's assisted living communities: Inn at Village Square in Gorham, Maine and 75 State Street in Portland, Maine. This person will also lead the assisted living development and acquisition activity.
Responsibilities: Develop and retain assisted living management and delivery staffs comprised of 140 employees. Provide training and coaching to staff as needed. Design and oversee programs which assist seniors to live as comfortably and self-sufficiently as possible. Maintain in-depth knowledge of regulations governing operations and funding of assisted living programs; review budgets totaling $9,000,000 and monitor financial performance of properties and programs; develop and maintain effective working relationships with funders and regulators; assist President with development of strategic and annual plans; develop and implement reporting systems that measure key performance objectives; develop new funding sources including foundations and governmental resources; represent agency in interactions with Maine, municipal, and other governmental officials; identify, assess, and pursue new revenue sources complementary to existing lines of business. Provide support to Boards of Directors.
Benefits: Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance; 401(k) with immediate vested match; Flexible spending and dependent care accounts; Company-paid life, long and short term disability; Generous Paid Time Off; Paid holidays; Paid parental leave; Excellent working environment.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field required. Master’s Degree and long-term care license/credentials preferred; minimum of 5 years of progressively more responsible experience in a related field(s); keen business mind with a focus on revenues and expenses. Solid understanding of financial statements and performance; demonstrated activity on non-profit boards, committees, or community involvement; extensive knowledge of assisted living housing and senior programs; high level of professionalism with integrity, credibility, and full commitment to the organization’s mission; knowledge of applicable regulations; proficiency in Microsoft Office products including Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint.
Internal Number: 0419
About Avesta Housing
Avesta Housing is a nonprofit affordable housing provider with over 45 years of experience as a leader in affordable housing development and property management in southern Maine and New Hampshire. Our organization is headquartered in Portland, Maine and currently has 87 properties and 2,500 apartments in its portfolio. As a nonprofit organization, we care deeply about people – those who urgently need safe, affordable housing and those living in the homes we develop and manage. And we care deeply about our employees who work hard to support them. When it comes to our staff, we strive to create strong teams, meaningful career growth, and outstanding work environments. Additionally, we have just been named a 2018 Best Places to Work in Maine winner!