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Chief Programs Operations
Barbara and Ray Alpert JCC (Jewish Long Beach)
3801 E Willow St
Long Beach, CA 90815-1734

Principal Responsibilities:

The Chief Programs Officer (CPO) will serve as a critical member of the executive team, which, in addition to the CPO, consists of the CEO, CFO, Chief Development Officer (CDO), and Executive Director for Children, Youth, and Family Programs. The CPO is an innovative, creative, and effective leader responsible for the comprehensive planning, implementation, management and oversight of all programmatic activities of a dynamic community center and outreach organization. The CPO will lead a collaborative effort to manage day-to-day community programs in collaboration with the CEO and executive team. The CPO will be a seasoned, mission-focused, strategic, and process-minded leader with experience overseeing program directors and staff, while developing and maintaining a positive culture among a group of diverse, talented individuals. The CPO will articulate and implement the strategic vision of the agency; oversee a significant portfolio of programs and related services including fitness and wellness, Jewish education, arts and culture, active and senior adult engagement, volunteer engagement and membership experience/customer service; evaluate the effectiveness of programs; help to promote and diversify funding through effective resource stewardship; raise the agency's profile through external communications; provide mentoring, guidance, supervision, and professional development to all program staff; and enhance the structure of the organization by staying abreast of developments in the Jewish Community Center and Jewish Federation movements.

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to

Minimum Qualifications:

Essential Position Responsibilities

Oversees the coordination, integration, and delivery of all programs, contracts and related services, promoting collaboration, communication, and accountability between program areas and ensuring that the expectations of funders, partners, donors, constituents, clients, and other stakeholders are consistently met.

Behavioral Expectations

Clearly communicate the Mission ensuring everyone works toward the same goals.


Education, Experience, Requirements

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of this job, the CPO is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle and feel objects, keyboard; reach with hands and arms; communicate and move around the building. It may also be necessary for the employee to lift and /or move up to 25 pounds.

Work Environment

The primary work environment is typical of an office environment including sounds from office equipment. Due to travel and special events, the Executive Director, Programs (CPO) will be exposed to outside weather conditions.

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to


$105,000 - $120,000

Agency Information:

For over 70 years, the Alpert JCC has been a place for families, friends and neighbors to connect through a wealth of unique programs, services and opportunities. Inside a welcoming, inclusive environment, people of all ages and faiths explore and discover new interests, build relationships while building skills, and strengthen this vibrant community that we share.

But the real story of the AJCC isn't just the wide range of programs and services we offer. The real story belongs to the people we serve. We invite you to become a part of our story today.