Director of Operations

Congregation Ahavath Torah | Englewood, NJ, United States

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Posted Date 12/22/2022

Director of Operations


Large, growing Modern Orthodox, Multigenerational Synagogue located in Bergen County, NJ seeks a Director of Operations with demonstrated leadership and management skills.

The role requires the ability to effectively manage the daily operations of the synagogue, to ensure smooth functioning of all congregational activity. The Director of Operations is often the first point of contact for members and non-members alike and must present a warm welcoming presence.  



  • Supervises the day-to-day management of the synagogue’s administrative affairs, security, facility operations, and membership needs. 
  • Providing leadership to and managing the efforts of site staff to ensure appropriate support of all departments
  • Manage purchasing, contracts, repairs, and maintenance for the building
  • Meet with potential new members
  • Interact with and support Clergy, Lay Leadership and the Youth Dept
  • Oversee management of office staff and maintenance crew
  • Provides logistical support for all Shabbat/life cycle/High Holy Day services and synagogue activities 
  • Serves as first point of contact for synagogue vendors
  • Maintains the master calendar of all synagogue programs events and communications


  • Working knowledge of Orthodox Jewish traditions and customs
  • Excellent communication and writing skills
  • Ability to multitask, be organized, collaborative and have excellent interpersonal skills
  • A familiarity with ShulCloud software and experience with Federal grant applications are a plus.
  • Education: College degree or equivalent.


Respond in confidence to [email protected]


Salary85000.00 - 90000.00 Annual
Full Time
Administrative Support
Organization Type
Leave Early for Shabbat | Paid Vacation
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