Executive Director

Sageview Consulting | Boca Raton, FL, United States

Posted Date 11/08/2021

Adolph & Rose Levis Jewish Community Center
Executive Director

Established in 1983, Adolph & Rose Levis Jewish Community Center provides a broad range of enriching programs and services for individuals of all ages and abilities to meet the diverse needs of its participants, the Jewish community, and the community at large. The Levis JCC promotes and enhances Jewish culture, heritage, and values through educational, spiritual, social, wellness and recreational programs.  Located in beautiful Boca Raton, the Levis JCC is preparing for growth and expansion.  This is an exciting time for the organization. Boca Raton, Delray Beach and South Palm Beach County are growing. We have terrific schools, beautiful beaches and a wonderful, expanding Jewish community. In fact, we have one of the largest concentrations of Jewish population in the US.  Its’s easy to connect with Jewish schools and synagogues. Residents in the region enjoy a very high quality of life and favorable taxes.

The Levis JCC is seeking an experienced, entrepreneurial leader with a passion for the Jewish Community who will build upon its established strengths and further energize the community.  There is great interest in continued innovation and strategic planning to accommodate the rapid growth and geographic spread of the Jewish community.  The ED will have a unique opportunity to collaborate with leadership to shape the future and move the organization forward in realizing its vision. The ED, reporting to the Board of Directors, will provide leadership and strategic direction toward realizing the JCC’s goals.   The ED should be an experienced organizational leader with a record of success who welcomes the challenge of building teams, developing relationships, and partnering with key constituents in the community. An understanding and familiarity with organizational, social, and political aspects of Jewish life locally, nationally, and internationally is required.  The ED must want to be an engaged and active member of the community and embrace the unique flavor and culture of Jewish life in South Palm Beach County.  

?    Bachelor’s Degree is required, Masters preferred.  MBA is a plus.
?    Seven plus years of progressive, strategic leadership and management experience in business, government, and/or non-profit sectors.  
?    Demonstrated successful track record of working with a Board and understanding volunteer-professional partnerships in an organization or agency comparable in complexity to the JCC.
?    Strong leadership skills, including the ability to set and articulate an organizational vision; see and manage the organization from a big-picture perspective and be decisive and inclusive in the decision-making process; and be proactive and employ critical thinking skills.
?    Must be visionary, strategic, innovative, and results-oriented with proven success in building trusted relationships.
?    Flexibility to manage change as the community grows and faces new and different challenges.
?    Demonstrated success as an effective and consistent fundraiser. Proven ability to attract and steward high net-worth individuals and be attuned to donor interests and concerns.
?    An energetic self-starter with highly developed interpersonal skills who can relate well with staff, lay leadership, donors, and the community at large.
?    Strong business acumen and experience with complex fiduciary responsibilities, finance and accounting operations of non-profits, and governance requirements.
?    Must be a role model for volunteer and professional leadership.
?    Must have outstanding written and verbal communication skills and be comfortable speaking in public.
?    Demonstrates passion for and commitment to Jewish life, Jewish values, the State of Israel, and the work of the JCC. Must inspire engagement, participation, and commitment from diverse stakeholders, and be perceived as the leader of the Jewish community.
?    Builder of coalitions with other organizations and leaders to identify and promote opportunities for collaboration in service of shared interests.
?    Ability to multi-task and manage in a fast-paced environment.

For more information, please contact [email protected]



Salary185000.00 Annual
Chief Executive Officer (CEO) | Executive Director
Organization Type
Community Centers
401(k) or 403(b) plans | dental | leave early for Shabbat | Life Insurance | medical | Paid Holidays | paid vacation | relocation option available | sick leave | vision

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