Sr Director

Posted on Nov 19, 2018 by YMCA

Council Bluffs, IA 51502
Leisure & Sport
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
Senior Director

Our new Healthy Living Center in Council Bluffs, IA is looking to hire a Senior Director!

YMCA

Council Bluffs Branch YMCA

Location

Council Bluffs, IA

Job Description

This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. The Senior Director leads the development and operations of assigned programs, such as health & wellness, aquatics, teens, early learning, membership and/or other programs. Recruits, trains and supports assigned staff. Acts as liaison to committee(s) and advisory board(s).

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in human services, social services, recreation, business or equivalent
  • Three or more years of program management experience, preferably in a YMCA or other nonprofit agency
  • Ability to direct programs through supervision of volunteers and staff, development and monitoring of budgets, marketing and public relations, program development and fund-raising
  • Prefer knowledge of, and previous experience with, diverse populations
  • Proven track record of developing authentic and deepened relationships with others
  • Ability to establish and maintain collaborations with community organizations
  • Complete within 30 days of hire: YMCA cause and culture, Child Abuse Prevention and Safety trainings (provided by YMCA)
  • Completion of YMCA program-specific certifications
  • Ability to relate effectively to diverse groups of people from all social and economic segments of the community and successful clearance of background check

  • WORK ENVIRONMENT & PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
    • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
    • Office/recreational environment. Intermittent sitting, standing, walking and engaging with children & adult participants are required.
    • Sufficient strength, agility and mobility to perform essential functions and to supervise program.
    • Reliable transportation and travel among local branches required.
    • Hours will include evening and weekend work.


    Essential Functions

  • Develops, implements, and manages operating plans to promote program and/or membership growth for the YMCA. Executes strategies to ensure that members and/or program participants connect with one another and connect with the YMCA.
  • Develops and controls department budgets related to the position.
  • Hires, trains, and supervises staff and volunteers in assigned areas. Facilitates communication and provides leadership. Models relationship-building skills in all interactions.
  • Assures compliance with state and local regulations. Ensures that program standards are met and safety procedures are followed.
  • Ensures high quality member-focused programs through innovative program development, evaluations and on-going staff training.
  • Provides leadership and support to the annual fundraising campaign and volunteer committees/boards as assigned. Develops and maintains effective working relationships within the community.
  • Coordinates special events and activities.
  • Provides data and reports as required for assigned programs.
  • Actively participates in branch, department and association staff meetings and/or related trainings.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Cause-Driven Leadership® Competencies

    Engaging Community

    Collaboration

    Program/Project Management

    Developing Self & Others

    Salary

    $41,132.00 - $47,919.00

    How to Apply

    Apply Online

    Opens a new window

    Resumes Accepted Until

    12/31/2018

    Reference: 561332643

    Similar Jobs

    Sr. Compliance Analyst

    Des Moines, IA

    Voya Financial

    Sr. Data Engineer

    Cedar Rapids, IA

    United Fire Group

    Fiscal Director

    Graettinger, IA

    Upper Dm Opportunity

    Creative Director

    Storm Lake, IA

    Buena Vista University