Executive Director

Jewish Federation of Peoria | Peoria, IL, United States

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Posted Date 2/28/2024
Description

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR FOR JEWISH FEDERATION OF PEORIA, ILLINOIS

Closing Date to Apply: March 22, 2024 Starting Date: July 1, 2024

WHO WE ARE
The Jewish Federation of Peoria represents a small community known for its warmth and inclusion. We are searching for a new Executive Director upon the retirement of our current one after 20+ years. Website of Jewish Federation of Peoria: jewishpeoria.org.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Executive Director will supervise two to three people, including an office assistant/bookkeeper. The Executive Director will report to the Board of Trustees.

 

The responsibilities include: manage the Federation office and annual budget, support local Jewish educational and social needs, foster community outreach and partnerships with local Jewish institutions, expand membership and leadership within the Jewish community, manage all fundraising efforts (including an annual campaign), and be the outward facing liaison to the community while working to fulfill our Mission Statement.


QUALIFICATIONS

Self-starter with ability to manage and motivate volunteers

History of engaging with Jewish community groups; prior involvement with a Jewish Federation and familiarity with JFNA, JAFI and JDC are beneficial

 

Basic knowledge and a passion for Jewish culture and Israeli history and current events

Experience with strategic planning and engaging donors

Strong verbal and written skills

Detail-oriented

 

EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

Previous Jewish and/or non-profit work experience is ideal

Social and print media experience preferred


HOURS/SALARY

Salary commensurate with experience

Part-time four days/week on average, with a flexible work schedule

Occasional evenings and Sundays for events and meetings

 

Information on living in Peoria: greaterpeoriaedc.org/ and peoria.org/

 

To Apply
Email cover letter and resume to Chuck Mitchell ([email protected])

Duration
Part Time, Contract, & Seasonal
Categories
Executive Director
Organization Type
Federation
Benefits
Leave Early for Shabbat | Paid Holidays | Paid Vacation | Sick Days
Job Location
US
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