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Chief Operating Officer
Weinstein JCC
5403 Monument Ave
Richmond, VA 23226

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Overall Summary:

An innovative and highly accomplished leader to join the Weinstein JCC staff team to ensure a strong and vibrant Jewish life and community for generations to come. The COO will play a key role in the success of transforming the Weinstein JCC programs, services and operational functions. This individual will be a member of the senior leadership team and engage regularly with the Board of Directors, community professionals, lay leaders, the Weinstein JCC team and national organizations. The COO will have responsibility for ensuring the Weinstein JCC is maximizing its approaches to earned revenue, business development, facility stewardship, and service delivery in a manner that will enhance our brand, help with financial viability and sustainability and mission fulfillment for the Weinstein JCC as a whole and in partnership with other senior team members for the Center. This position is an exempt, full time, salaried position.

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Ideal Candidate Profile:

Keeping with the WJCC mission, goals and objectives set forth by the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of the Jewish Community Center we are seeking a highly accomplished individual to join the Weinstein JCC staff team to oversee and direct our agency operational functions, facility, and programs.

The ideal candidate for this position will be a seasoned professional with a bachelor's degree and experience in upper level management/leadership. Candidate should demonstrate achievements in program development and oversight, management of complex business environments, facility management, board and community relations and budgeting. Creativity and flexibility with excellent interpersonal, communication, political and leadership skills are a must.

Most importantly, this candidate should be able to foster the creation of a sustainable financial and operational model that aligns with our agency mission and vision.

Experience in facility management, fitness, recreation and programing is required. An incumbent new to this position will possess a minimum of 5 years' experience in senior management in an organization of $6 million budget, staff and program size and complexity. Past experience within a multi service business/organization with a community focus is desirable. Preferred candidate will have extensive knowledge in or have the demonstrated ability to build close relationships and ensure a strong and vibrant Jewish community.

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*TO APPLY: Please submit a cover letter and resume. Please, no phone calls.

Applications will be considered until August 21, 2020.


Weinstein JCC provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Agency Information:

About the Weinstein JCC:

The mission of the Carole and Marcus Weinstein Jewish Community Center is to strengthen Jewish identity and continuity by enriching personal, cultural, social and physical development, by fostering leadership and by promoting the welfare of the Jewish community and the community as a whole. The Weinstein JCC is dedicated to the spiritual, cultural and ethical values of Judaism, and provides a haven for Jews and non-Jews alike to gather and foster fellowship among all people. We are dedicated to the well-being of people of all ages and faiths and are aware that the needs of our membership include individuals, their families and the greater Richmond community. The Weinstein JCC strives to maintain the highest standards of programming, and offers classes, services and events that are contemporary and effective, yet grounded in traditional Judaic values.

About Richmond, Virginia:

An economically progressive city and Virginia's capital, Richmond offers a wealth of amenities not easily found among other East Coast municipalities. The city consistently ranks among "Best Places to Live and Work in America" in several national publications. Richmond is among a handful of mid-sized cities to offer a flourishing cultural community enhanced by several first-class museums and prominent universities, its own symphony, professional ballet and opera, and numerous theater companies and art galleries. Additionally, Richmond is home to a lively academic environment and home to Virginia Commonwealth University, University of Richmond, Virginia Union, and multiple community colleges.