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Director of Programming
Moise Safra Center
555 Madison Avenue
5th Floor
New York, NY 10022

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A leadership opportunity for a motivated professional with proven program planning and implementation, relationship building, and management experience to work with an executive team to help build, vision, and energize a new, vibrant and vital Jewish center on Manhattan's Upper East Side from the ground up. The Moise Safra Center is looking for an energetic and experienced Director of Programming, who will be responsible for creating and executing all elements of the programs and classes offered at the Center and will also be an integral part of the senior management team.

Currently under construction on 82nd Street and Lexington Avenue, the Center's 65,000 square foot building will be a vertical campus of 14 floors with dedicated venues for social, recreational, educational, and wellness activities for all ages as well as for worship and Jewish study. The facility will include a pool, fitness center, synagogue and beit midrash, culinary classroom, dance and yoga studio, elegant banquet space with outdoor terrace and views of the city. This is a unique opportunity for a talented executive to help develop and manage a signature Jewish center combining tradition, education, and innovation to nurture the mind, body and soul in a sophisticated urban setting.

The Director of Programming oversees the coordination and administration of all aspects of the Center's program department including planning, organizing, staffing, leading, and identifying an array of dynamic programs and classes. The Program Director acts as part of the senior management team reporting directly to the Executive Director. They will lead a department of specialty programmers (ex: teens, sports, arts, etc.) and manage several partnerships relating to wellness, Jewish, educational, and city-wide programming. They will serve the Center's membership by providing creative, stimulating, innovative and inspiring programming.


The Director of Programming performs a wide range of duties including the following:

Develop the Programming Department for this new Center

Staff the Department and Develop Departmental Policy

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Moise Safra Center