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Program Director
JCC of Youngstown
505 Gypsy Ln
Youngstown, OH 44504

Principal Responsibilities:

The Program Director will contribute to the vision, mission and values of the Youngstown Area Jewish Federation by providing leadership, development, and direction to the Program Department of the Jewish Community Center of Youngstown with standards of excellence. The Program Director will oversee the JCC's portfolio of youth, adult, family, cultural arts, fundraising, grant management, and Federation agency programs, maximizing both return on mission and return on investment.


  1. Supervise, manage and develop all operations and staff of the Program Department, including youth, adult, family, cultural arts, fundraising, grant management, and Federation agency programs
  2. Coordinate with program clients to ensure excellence. Clients include but are not limited to Federation agencies, area synagogues, United Way, local schools, community partners
  3. Oversee engagement and coordination of community volunteers in support of JCC and Federation agency programs
  4. Prepare budgets and engage in ongoing planning and business development
  5. Efficiently develop lines of business to maximize revenue and mission
  6. Maintain a high level of applicable professional knowledge, including market analysis, current trends and best practices through ongoing professional education, investigation and development of relationships with colleagues and official entities
  7. Coordinate with Event Coordinator to provide excellence in presentation and experience
  8. Coordinate with Facilities and Maintenance Director to ensure a high level of cleanliness and appropriate maintenance of program facilities and equipment
  9. Coordinate with Marketing Director to ensure effective marketing of programs
  10. Routinely evaluate programs, along with staff and committees, and make changes to ensure high quality and meaningful services for members and the general public
  11. Develop meaningful relationships with members through supervision of on-going activities and day-to-day interactions
  12. Communicate and cooperate with colleagues, members, and lay leaders as part of the senior staff team, including attending and facilitating staff meetings as needed
  13. Adhere to all JCC and departmental policies
  14. Quantify program impact of Program Department for use in marketing, operations and reporting

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum bachelor degree and professional management experience. Ideal candidate is a self starter who excels at efficiently developing business, connecting with people and who strives for excellence in customer service. Familiarity with Judaic culture and Israel preferred. Candidate must be proficient with MS Office and Google Suite, skilled in writing and have knowledge in a related field.

Agency Information:

Jewish Community Center of Youngstown

505 Gypsy Lane Youngstown OH 44504

jccyoungstown.org

65,000 sq ft Main Campus plus summer campus with outdoor pool. Amenities include Aquatics, Fitness, Early Learning, Youth & Family, Cultural Arts, and Camp.