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Managing Director, Norman E. Alexander Center for Jewish Life
YM & YWHA of Washington Heights & Inwood
54 Nagle Ave
New York, NY 10040

Principal Responsibilities:

Managing Director, Norman E. Alexander Center for Jewish Life and Deputy Director of the Y Community Campus

POSITION OVERVIEW:
Blessed with beautiful landscapes, easy access to public transportation, and a more affordable lifestyle, Upper Manhattan has become one of the areas with the most significant demographic growth of Jewish individuals and families in NY. The Y's reputation has made it a trusted convener and connector of Jewish organizations in the area.

Reporting to the Chief Program Officer, the successful candidate should have a deep commitment to the legitimacy of multiple paths for exploring and expressing Judaism and the power of a diverse and inclusive Jewish community. Given the grassroots efforts required for this role, the candidate should have strong interpersonal skills, a proven track record of successful outreach efforts with diverse populations, and the ability to represent the organization professionally at different forums. Key to the applicant's success will be the ability to translate the needs and desires of our diverse population into impactful Jewish programs, experiences, and initiatives that emphasize the importance of interfaith relationship-building and social justice for all people, ensuring high-quality and budget conscious execution. The successful candidate will have experience managing multiple and often simultaneous projects, building teams with staff and volunteers, and working with marketing staff. In addition, this position will support the Y's management of the Y Community Campus, located at the Collegiate Church.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Leadership:

Program Planning, Implementation, Evaluation, and Continuous Development:
Compliance and Administration:
Professional Development:


SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY:


POSITION TYPE / EXPECTED HOURS OF WORK:

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This job description is not designed to cover a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other functions and responsibilities may change or may be assigned.

This job description is not designed to cover a comprehensive listing of all activities, duties, or responsibilities required by the employee. Other functions and responsibilities may change or may be assigned.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

Minimum Qualifications:

REQUIRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND SKILLS:
WORK AUTHORIZATION & CLEARANCE:

Salary:

$105,000 - $120,000

Agency Information:

Established in 1917 as one of the first Jewish community centers in New York City, the YM & YWHA of Washington Heights and Inwood (the Y) is a thriving and visionary not-for-profit human services organization in Northern Manhattan. We welcome people of diverse ethnicities and all ages, from pre-school to older adults, into the Y family with a wide range of educational, recreational and social services and programs that focus on improving the quality of their lives. With a long and distinguished history, the Y is a multi-service community center that is well known for its nurturing environment and non-judgmental philosophy.