Join Our Team

At United Way of the Ozarks, our team is dedicated to advancing the common good. To support the great work of our employees, we offer a competitive salary and a robust benefits package including health and dental insurance, a 403 (b) plan, life insurance, generous vacation, holiday pay, and paid sick time off. Additionally, United Way of the Ozarks offers:

  • Convenient downtown location with free parking.
  • Opportunities for professional development.
  • Paid time off to volunteer.
  • An exceptional team of top-notch professionals that share your passion for strengthening our community.

We are committed to creating and sustaining a culturally and ethnically diverse environment and to the principles that promote inclusive practices. We are dedicated to building a diverse staff with expertise and interest in serving our communities and encourage persons of all types of diverse backgrounds to apply.


President/CEO - United Way of the Ozarks is seeking our next great leader

United Way of the Ozarks (UWO) unites people, resources and ideas to enhance lives in the Ozarks. Our Board of Directors is seeking UWO’s next President/CEO to lead the organization and continue our positive momentum and purpose, and to grow our future impact within the 14 counties we serve across Southwest Missouri.

At UWO, we have refreshed our strategy and operations to succeed in the evolving nonprofit world. The organization has an energetic and skilled team of professionals who are excited to build on this momentum from our office in Springfield, Missouri.

As President/CEO, you will inspire our team as you lead all fundraising efforts, community engagement, administrative activities and daily operations. The President/CEO must love working collaboratively with private, public, corporate and governmental organizations to build feelings of community ownership and fulfill UWO’s purpose. Our next leader will build on UWO’s new community engagement initiatives to drive community-wide fundraising and execute the strategic initiatives in place.

Candidates will be considered as applications/resumes are received. This position will remain open until filled.

Click the link below for the full description and to apply.