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Executive Director - Colorado Animal Rescue (CARE)  

 Colorado Animal Rescue is the largest animal welfare organization in the Roaring Fork Valley, assisting more than 1,000 homeless cats, dogs, and exotics each year.  Not only are we here to assist the area’s animals, we also help the community have a better relationship with their companion animals.  We offer a variety of programs that includes: public spay/neuter assistance, micro-chipping, low cost vaccine clinics, pet food bank, canine and feline behavior counseling, canine training classes, and education programs.

 The Executive Director will provide vision and motivation to the team members through strategic planning as well as collaborate with animal welfare partners in the community.  We seek someone with a strong non-profit background, including a focus on donor relations and fundraising. The Executive Director will oversee and manage the daily operation with specific responsibilities that include: developing and implementing programs, fundraising, grant writing, staff management and development, strategic planning, budgeting, following best practices in shelter operations, and ensuring positive communication within the organization as well as with external partners. The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to bring staff, volunteers, and community leaders together to achieve a common goal.

Interested applicants must submit a letter of interest, resume, and three references to care@rof.net  Additional information is available on the shelter’s website:  www.coloradoanimalrescue.org

Please see the two attachments below for more information.


Front Office Staff Position

Colorado Animal Rescue is looking to add a new member to the front office crew! This position will involve work with the public in a professional, positive and enthusiastic manner. Job duties entail multi-tasking in a busy office environment, promoting successful placement of shelter animals, assisting occasionally in shelter animal cleaning and feeding, and daily general shelter maintenance. Candidate must also have a strong advertising and social media skills. Position is FT, Tuesday through Saturday, health insurance offered at 6 months. Send resumes or applications to care@rof.net or in person at 2801 County Rd 114 in Glenwood Springs.

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