Chief Planning & Programming Office

Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester NY | Rochester, NY, United States

Posted Date 9/02/2022

The Chief Planning and Programming Officer (CPPO) will be responsible for overseeing all planning components for the Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester, including, but not limited to the planning & allocations process, engagement with partner agencies, and implementing the Federation’s strategic plan. The CPPO will manage the creation and development of a comprehensive, strategic, year round plan for all programming for the Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester.


The position reports to the CEO for the Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester.


The Chief Planning & Programming Officer will have primary responsibility for the following:



Planning & Allocations: Staff the Planning & Allocations Committee and all related sub-committees, including but not limited to Israel and Overseas, local agency panels, and college services; coordinate mini missions with partner agencies; oversee distribution process.  Coordinate and implement the recommendations of the Planning & Allocations Task Force as approved by Board.


Community Planning: Coordinate follow up and next steps to 2019/20 Community Study; manage process for shared expenses with local agencies.


Governance: Manage process for governance, staffing the Governance committee and related task forces.



Federation Planning: Oversee and coordinate Federation yearly program planning, ensuring focus on mission and engagement; maintain program calendar.


Partnership Together (P2G): Oversee staff the P2G Rochester and Joint Steering committees; oversee all P2G programs, including, but not limited to Education Bridge, ShinShinim, Journey for Identity (JFI), Ramim, Grandparents Initiative (G2)


Community Programming: Serve as liaison with community agencies developing community program calendar and collaborative programming.


Supervision: Supervise Director of Community Relations/Levine Center to End Hate, Jewish Education and Engagement, Israel Programming, Young Adult Programming, Marketing, One Happy Camper program.


Qualifications: the ideal candidate will have the following skills and background:

  • Five to eight years (minimum) experience in a Jewish Federation or other non-profit setting or similar years of experience in strategic planning in another environment.
  • Supervisory experience
  • Ability to coach and motivate staff and volunteers
  • Substantial knowledge of Jewish life and Jewish community issues, organizations, and needs
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • Comfort with an informal, collaborative workplace
  • Flexibility
Salary90000.00 - 100000.00 Annual
Full Time
Community Planning | Director | Programming
Organization Type
Retirement Plans | Dental | Leave Early for Shabbat | Life Insurance | Medical Insurance | Paid Holidays | Paid Vacation | Parental Leave | Sick Days | Vision
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