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Victims Resource Center: Chief Program Officer

Victims Resource Center

Chief Program Officer

Victims Resource Center has an immediate opening for a passionate and dedicated full-time Chief Program Officer based in our Luzerne County Office.  This senior management position will administer grant activities, assist with program planning, development of new funding proposals, tracking outcomes and objectives, and assist in fiscal and budgetary planning.  

Our ideal candidate will be a self-starter with strong inter-personal skills, an ability to communicate in writing and verbally and demonstrated attention to detail. 

About us: 

Victims Resource Center has been serving the community since 1974.  VRC is a vital non-profit organization providing non-judgmental support and services to victims of violence, their families and significant others throughout Luzerne, Wyoming and Carbon Counties.  Additionally, VRC provides a wide variety of prevention education programs.  All programs and services of VRC are confidential and offered at no cost. 


What makes Victims Resource Center a great place to work?

  • Company-wide passion for delivering quality services
  • Commitment to our community
  • Compassion to those we serve
  • Generous benefits and paid time off package


  • Masters degree in discipline appropriate to a senior management position in a social service agency
  • Minimum of four years relevant senior management experience in the field of social services
  • At least three years’ experience in grant writing and grant management
  • Demonstrated administrative and supervisory ability
  • Knowledge of Victim Services preferred
  • Ability to work flexible hours and travel within a three-county area

Salary Range:  $51,000 - $56,000

How to apply:

  • To be considered, all applicants must include the following items:
    • An up-to-date resume
    • A cover letter describing why you meet the qualifications and should be considered for this position (applications without a cover letter will not be considered)
    • No phone calls or emails please