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Chief People Officer
Shalom Austin Dell Jewish Community Center
7300 Hart Ln
Austin, TX 78731

Principal Responsibilities:

Shalom Austin is the hub of Jewish life in Central Texas. We are a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization comprised of the Jewish Community Center (JCC), Jewish Federation, Jewish Family Service (JFS), and the Jewish Foundation. The majority of our programming operates on 40 beautiful acres on the Dell Jewish Community Campus in the live music capital of the world "weird" Austin, Texas. We are a passionate group of more than 100 staff working on our mission of enhancing the quality of Jewish life in the greater Austin area and around the world through philanthropy, education, social service, culture, spirituality and total wellness.

Overview of What You Will Do:

As Shalom Austin continues to expand and enhance the engagement experience offered to the Jewish community in Austin, the Chief People Officer (CPO) Officer is responsible for enhancing the overall engagement experience of Shalom Austin employees. The CPO will drive key Human Resources (HR) best practices and initiatives and provide strategic direction and expertise for the full scope of the HR function. Reporting to the CEO, the CPO will develop and execute the HR strategy for the organization and partner with the Senior Executive Team (SET) to execute on the vision. The CPO will serve as a thought partner to the CEO and SET, provide HR advisory services with regards to leadership, coaching, employee relations, talent acquisition, engagement, culture, compensation, organizational design and change, performance management, and learning and development. The incumbent will also oversee the HR team and be responsible for managing, assessing, mentoring, and supporting team members to ensure daily HR operations are handled timely and appropriately.

Areas of Focus:



Culture and Development

To apply for this position please email resume and cover letter to

Minimum Qualifications:


$120,000 - $135,000

Agency Information:

The Shalom Austin Jewish Community Center (JCC) is one of the four branches of Shalom Austin. The JCC is your place to connect with the community, build friendships, improve physical fitness and overall wellness, and attend programs with family and friends.

The "J" is open to all. It welcomes and respects people of all ages, fitness levels, interests and religions. Located on the lush 40-acres of the Dell Jewish Community Campus, JCC members enjoy full access to the Sports & Fitness Complex, including the fitness center, free-weights room, full court gymnasium, aquatics center, tennis center and nature trail. Membership includes a variety of free in-person and online group fitness classes, access to youth and family programming, Early Childhood Program preschool, and after school activities.

Members may also take advantage of early registration and discounts on programs and events such as summer camp (JCamps), enrichment classes, adult programming and more. The Jewish Community Center serves as the main programming division of the Jewish Community Association of Austin. The key programming areas under the JCC umbrella include Early Childhood, Sports & Fitness, Youth & Teen Services, and Jewish cultural and educational programs.

JCC members enjoy full access to our outstanding Sports & Fitness facilities and also receive discounts on JCC programming such as JCC Camps, enrichment classes, special cultural events, and more. The JCC is a beneficiary of the Jewish Federation of Greater Austin Annual Campaign.