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LISC Jacksonville Seeking Deputy Director


LISC Jacksonville is seeking an individual to serve as Deputy Director. The Deputy Director is responsible for the day-to-day management of LISC Jacksonville’s operations and will work closely with the Executive Director. View the full job description and learn how to apply below. 



Position Description

Position Title:                       Deputy Director

Position Location:                Jacksonville, FL

Job Classification:                Exempt / Full Time

Reports to:                            Executive Director



What We Do

With residents and partners, LISC forges resilient and inclusive communities of opportunity across America – great places to live, work, visit, do business and raise families.

Strategies We Pursue

Equip talent in underinvested communities with the skills and credentials to compete successfully for quality income and wealth opportunities.

Invest in businesses, housing and other community infrastructure to catalyze economic, health, safety and educational mobility for individuals and communities.

Strengthen existing alliances while building new collaborations to increase our impact on the progress of people and places.

Develop leadership and the capacity of partners to advance our work together

Drive local, regional, and national policy and system changes that foster broadly shared prosperity and well-being.

Over the last 39 years, LISC and its affiliates have invested approximately $20 billion in businesses, affordable housing, health, educational mobility, community and recreational facilities, public safety, employment and other projects that help to revitalize and stabilize underinvested communities. Headquartered in New York City, LISC’s reach spans the country from East coast to West coast in 32 markets with offices extending from Buffalo to San Francisco. Visit us at

Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) seeks a professional for the Deputy Director position in its Jacksonville office. This is a key position within LISC Jacksonville and is critical to the ongoing success of LISC Jacksonville’s key initiatives. This position reports to the Executive Director. 

Key Responsibilities

The Deputy Director is responsible for the day-to-day management of LISC Jacksonville’s operations and programmatic support. The Deputy Director will work closely with the Executive Director to develop and maintain a robust, growing and leading edge LISC office. This person must have the capacity to simultaneously work on multiple tasks, set priorities for a challenging workload with great organization, initiative, attention to detail, and timely follow-through, as well as high standards for accuracy and efficiency. 

Program Development

Financial and Performance Management

Resource Development

Grants and Contract Management

Additional Duties


A successful candidate will have the following expertise and experience:



Janet Owens, Executive Director