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Executive Director
Valley Jewish Community Center
20350 Ventura Blvd. Suite 100
Woodland Hills, CA 91364

Principal Responsibilities:

Our Center is searching for an Executive Director ("ED"). The ED will be responsible for the management of the Center's operations, focus on fundraising, oversee the expansion of programs and services that meet the needs of the Jewish Community in the San Fernando Valley, and will continue to cultivate relationships with partner organizations.

Valley JCC ("VJCC") has four paid staff and a preschool director who reports directly to the Executive Director. The preschool teachers, teachers' aides, and custodial staff report directly to the director of the preschool. The Center also enjoys the services of dozens of volunteers.

The Executive Director ("ED") of VJCC is the principal advocate for the organization's mission and values and, in conjunction with the Board of Directors ("Board"), is a partner in building the organization and sustaining its vision. The ED will focus on fundraising, grant writing, and cultivating major donors.

Our ideal candidate is someone involved in the Jewish community with experience as a leader in a non-profit organization. The candidate should be comfortable working with internal and external partners of diverse backgrounds. The applicant must be able to demonstrate an ability and success in fundraising, cultivating donors, grant writing, program development, financial management, collaboration, volunteer management and team building.

Position Requirements:

Manage VJCC

Employee Management

Development and Fundraising

Community Relations

Programming

Partner with the Board of Directors


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Agency Information:

Valley Jewish Community Center ("VJCC") serves a diverse Jewish population, and beyond, by offering programs to bring the community together in cultural, educational, social and recreational activities. VJCC is a "Jewish Community Center Without Walls" dedicated to building a vibrant, better educated, more active, more inclusive and more committed Jewish community in the San Fernando Valley. VJCC promotes Jewish values and offers a welcoming environment where people can connect with one another with lasting relationships to enhance their lives. We are proud of our quality programs for seniors, adults, and teens as well as our Montessori preschool. In response to the current need to curtail in-person events, we offer virtual lectures, travels to distant shores, musical theatre, concerts, and a book festival.