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Open Positions

Working at Community and Economic Development Association of Cook County (CEDA) is an opportunity to fight for better outcomes for individuals and families in your community. Drawing from your previous experience, you’ll collaborate with spirited colleagues who are passionate about amplifying the voices of our neighbors and improving quality of life for all Cook County residents.

We will accept applications for positions while they are open through our application system. Unsolicited applications or resumes will not be considered or retained. CEDA is an equal opportunity employer and a drug free workplace. CEDA’s biometric information privacy policy is available here.

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Working at CEDA

Every function of the CEDA team—from data collection to outreach events, and from administrative assisting to fundraising—contributes to our vision of ending poverty for a stronger Cook County. We count on our employees to bring a spirit of inclusivity and creativity to everything they do. We lean on our diverse backgrounds to broaden our perspectives and increase our impact.

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Our Culture

We’re committed to maintaining a welcoming environment for every employee, and we believe each person has something valuable to contribute. By establishing a culture focused on integrity, respect, teamwork / collaboration, diversity and fun, we create a dynamic workplace where employees can grow personally and professionally while bringing their best selves and ideas to the work we do.

Respect, Fun, Transparency, Collaboration, Diversity.


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