OUR CAREERS

Life is short – work somewhere awesome! United Way of Southwest Virginia is proud to employ dedicated, skilled professionals from a variety of backgrounds, who are all committed to fighting for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in Southwest Virginia. We offer competitive salaries and benefits, and we’re committed to fostering an inclusive, supportive, and fun work environment for all of our team members.

If you share our vision of a United community, whose people achieve their fullest potential, we encourage you to apply or contact us today!

Community Relations Coordinator

Full-time | Abingdon, VA

The Community Relations Coordinator works directly with other Community Relations Team Members to achieve UWSWVA’s fundraising goals by providing resource development expertise, strategic direction to accounts, priority setting management, and hands‐on coordination. As a member of UWSWVA team, the Community Relations Coordinator contributes to the development of strategic goals and priorities for the organization’s year‐round resource development efforts by building and sustaining resources.

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OUR COMMUNITY’S CAREERS

Director of Finance

Appalachian Sustainable Development (ASD)
Full-time | Abingdon, VA

This is a unique opportunity for the right candidate. You are an experienced and entrepreneurial professional excited to roll up your sleeves and lead. You will be a senior manager in an organization with approximately 20 staff and a budget approaching $2.5 million. Working closely with the Executive Director, the Board Treasurer and Finance Committee, and other key members of the team, the Director will spearhead all efforts related to financial management, including budgeting and projections, accounting and reporting, bookkeeping, grant management and audit/compliance. ASD is taking a hard look at its Finance capacity in a time of growth – a true inflection point. The right candidate will have the ability to provide strategic, financial and business leadership, be a resource to and partner with the Executive Director and the Board as well as manage core financial functions.

Click here for more information about this position with our neighbor, Appalachian Sustainable Development.