Through leadership and partnership, Community Futures Peterborough (CFP) works to strengthen the area’s regional economy at a community level by supporting innovation, business growth, and diversification. Guided by a Board of Directors, CFP acts as one regional voice to enhance the profile, reach, and impact of the Community Futures program across the Greater Peterborough region.

CFP is seeking an Executive Director, reporting to a Board of Directors, to guide the next stage in the development of the organization.

Key Responsibilities
- Participate with the Board of Directors in implementing its vision and strategic plan to guide the organization
- Build the capacity of the organization to adopt innovative practices and achieve impact in surrounding communities
- Lead an investment fund that provides financing to start-up and growth enterprises to support innovation and growth in the Greater Peterborough region
- Engage and mobilize community partners in support of a compelling plan to advance economic diversification and sustainable development
- Develop and lead an advocacy agenda that provides a voice for rural communities and delivers on the organization’s strategic objectives
- Build and maintain relationships with key external stakeholders, and lead strategic partnerships and grant proposals
- Provide leadership to a tight-knit and dynamic staff team that strives to achieve service excellence and effective programming
- Lead the management of the organization’s financial position, operations, human resources, and program planning, as well as oversee risk management

If you are interested in learning more about the Community Futures Peterborough Executive Director Position – we invite you to download the Full Job Description here. (Application instructions included within).