Director of Greater New York Region #975

Confidential Employer | New York, NY, United States

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Posted Date 9/18/2023

Our client, Chai Lifeline a leading nonprofit organization dedicated to helping children with serious illnesses and their families as well as those impacted by trauma, is seeking a Director for its Greater New York Region.

The Director will be responsible for leading and managing all aspects of Chai Lifeline's programs and services in the New York Region, including operations, volunteer recruitment and management, community outreach, fundraising, and program development. The Director should have a deep understanding and respect for the diversity within the Jewish community and be able to work collaboratively with individuals from all backgrounds.

This is a full-time position with competitive salary and benefits. The Director will report to Chai Lifeline’s National Director of Client Services. The position requires occasional evening and weekend work and travel within the New York Region.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the recruitment and management of volunteers to support Chai Lifeline's programs and services.
  • Develop and implement strategies to expand Chai Lifeline's programs and services in the New York Region.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with hospitals, medical professionals, and other community organizations.
  • Work collaboratively with the Chai Lifeline national office to ensure effective communication and coordination of efforts.
  • Manage the New York Region's budget, ensuring financial sustainability and effective use of resources.
  • Provide leadership, support, and guidance to staff and volunteers.
  • Build and maintain relationships with community partners


  • Bachelor's degree required. Master's degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in nonprofit management, and program development.
  • Strong leadership, administrative, and management skills, with the ability to build and motivate teams of staff and volunteers.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to build and maintain relationships with diverse groups of stakeholders, including all segments of the Jewish community.
  • Strong organizational and project management skills, with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to work under occasional stressful circumstances, making decisions quickly and effectively.
  • Passion for the mission of Chai Lifeline and a deep commitment to helping children with serious illnesses and their families, and those impacted by trauma.

 Please submit your application to: Director of Greater New York Region (#975) | Joel Paul Group


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