Executive Leadership Coach (Contractor)

Coaching Solutions · Remote, District of Columbia
Department Coaching Solutions
Employment Type Contractor
Minimum Experience Experienced

About Nebo


The Nebo Company is a highly regarded leadership development firm with a reputation for innovation and excellence in the design and delivery of transformative coaching, leadership programs and organizational strategy services. Nebo specializes in guiding leaders to articulate a clear and compelling vision and bring the vision to life through focused execution. We are passionate about coaching and developing leaders and teams who can meet and transcend their challenges, bringing about meaningful change.


Over the past 18 years, we have developed a transformational framework for modern leadership that brings cutting edge, proven concepts and methodologies to a client base of outstanding organizations in the public and private sectors. 


Since 2020, we have become a virtual organization with employees located across and outside of the United States. 


At Nebo, we seek to realize our 2025 vision in collaboration with our Nebo Community of Practitioners, which includes:

  • Building an organizational culture that develops, celebrates, attracts and rewards diverse top talent
  • Live and work into our excellent reputation as national and internationally recognized thought leaders in the field of leadership development
  • Collaborating and growing with dynamic and diverse facilitators and coaches, who offer deep expertise in their field of specialization.


Nebo aims to establish and maintain a diverse talent pool of contract coaches, who are encouraged to freely offer their individual and unique perspectives and who will positively contribute to the overall organizational goals and the aspirations of the organizations and individuals Nebo supports. Nebo approaches diversity through several dimensions, including and not limited to identity, culture, gender, ethnicity, professional experience, coaching specialization, and industry experience. We are seeking a balanced representation across all dimensions of diversity.


Nebo Coach Qualification Criteria


  • BA or BS required 
  • MA or MS preferred 
  • Completion of ICF-certified ACTP Coach Training Program or Level 2 ICF-accredited coaching education with a minimum of 125 contact learning hours, designated as PCC Accredited Education
  • ACC ICF Coach Certification required, PCC or MCC preferred
  • Relevant professional experience in organization development, human resources, change leadership either as a leader, as a practitioner working with leaders in these areas or through academic study
  • Minimum of 5 years of extensive coaching experience or 500 hours of working with senior and executive leaders as a coach
  • Minimum of 5 years in a substantive leadership position, executive leadership experience preferred

Required Expertise: 

  • CEO and Senior Executive-level coaching experience
  • Uses best practices in leadership coaching; grounded in both theory and practice of coaching; demonstrates mastery of ICF PCC coach competencies or beyond
  • Knowledge of change leadership and change management/OD
  • Experience with leading and/or coaching in systems or familiar with systems thinking theory and models and/or change management initiatives; ability to apply theory to practice and explain concepts in a succinct way to invite reflection and intentional action
  • Advanced cultural competency; aware of and curious about the influence of context and culture on self and others and passionate about continued learning about coaching across cultures
  • Demonstrates emotional intelligence and excellence in building and sustaining professional relationships 
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Connects easily and authentically with others; operates with integrity, compassion and openness, team-oriented and collaborative


Desired Experience, Skills and Mindsets: 

  • First-hand senior leadership experience or evidenced extensive coaching experience in any of these areas: health care industry, higher education, legal profession, PR/marketing/communication, STEM, large corporations, non-profit sector, social justice/ advocacy
  • Certified in the Leadership Circle Profile 360 and knowledgeable about DISC assessments, Adult Stage Development and other assessment models regularly used at Nebo 
  • Applies awareness and high level of understanding and skill to coaching leaders who bring dimensions of diversity (race, gender, sexuality, background) to their organizations
  • Experience with leadership team coaching and team development
  • Experience with facilitation, workshop delivery, training
  • Continued deepening of professional knowledge as a coach through attending and participating in coaching communities of practice events, conference, workshops and certification programs or other educational events
  • Ability to deliver professional services in a foreign language is a plus

Coaching Practice Aspirations:

  • Passionate about coaching mission-oriented leaders
  • Deeply committed to growing as a coach while working with leaders in the organizational system
  • Interested in delivering other coaching related services, e.g. group coaching, coaching-based workshops
  • Interested in closely partnering and growing with Nebo


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  • Location
    Remote, District of Columbia
  • Department
    Coaching Solutions
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience