Who is that one person who changed your life? Do you want to be that person for others? If so, read on because BBYO is looking for awesome talent to join our team as the Senior Regional Director of Lonestar Region based in Houston, TX.
Senior Regional Directors play a key role in the success of BBYO by working closely with staff and leadership teens to grow membership, train regional teen leaders, deepen support for BBYO in the community and lead organization-wide initiatives that produce meaningful, Jewish experiences. This is an amazing opportunity to make an impact in the local Jewish community by engaging with and inspiring Jewish teens to do great things.
You love working with teens. You’re strategic, quick on your feet and you like your job to change every day. You’re not the kind of person who wants to sit behind a desk. You have an infectious personality and you love getting others to join you in changing the world. You won’t settle for the status quo. You're a problem solver and you're good at juggling multiple priorities at once while keeping a focus on all-star customer service.
We’re a global network of passionate professionals excited to make a difference in the lives of Jewish teens. We are the Jewish community’s largest and fastest growing pluralistic platform for reaching and inspiring Jewish teens during the school-year with 600 teen-led local chapters and over 100 weekend retreats along with a plethora of summer experiences including Israel visits, global travel programs and leadership camps. We work as a strong and inclusive team and every day is different by design. We are fast-paced, high energy and results driven.
What you’ll get to do as our Senior Regional Director:
Manage staff and teens to create impactful, fun and dynamic programs
Mentor teens and deliver leadership training.
Manage broad-based fundraising efforts and relationship building
Manage and train volunteers
Manage a member recruitment process that expands the pipeline of prospects, aligns stakeholders, and prepares teens to invite other teens to join BBYO
Coordinate and execute large scale regional conventions and community-wide events
Manage program budgets and calendars
Seek out and develop relationships with parents, alumni and community partners to mobilize more people to grow BBYO, and drive metrics.
Participate in organizational projects, teams, and summer programs as assigned to expand the movement and strengthen teen leadership
Attend summer camp (but this time you’re in charge!) as you lead teen leadership programs.
Flex your creative muscles by executing new and noteworthy programming
What you’ll learn as our Senior Regional Director:
How to run a small business as you develop others skills in budgeting, membership, marketing, sales, HR and event planning.
How to analyze and track data to drive decision making
Global thinking as you work with an international team across organizational and geographical boundaries
Influence and leadership acumen as you inspire others to action
Relationship building as you network with and travel to other BBYO communities.
5+ years of work
A Bachelor's Degree or higher
Management experience preferred
Ability to travel as needed throughout the North Texas Oklahoma Region, and to staff a summer leadership program for 2-3 weeks each summer.
Unrestricted authorization to work in the US without holding a visa or sponsorship.
As frequent in-person interaction with BBYO teens is required for this role, the staff-member must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 within 6 weeks of start date.
To perform this job successfully, the individual must be able to perform each essential duty/function with or without reasonable accommodation in accordance with applicable law.
Benefits of Working for BBYO
Health, Dental, Vision, Short & Long-Term Disability, and 5x Salary Life Insurance
Unlimited paid time off (PTO)
22 Paid Secular and Jewish Holidays
Flexible Work Environment
Generous 403b and Roth Retirement Plan with Vested Match
We provide excellent opportunities for professional development. We have a flexible work environment; we promote work life blend and we provide generous family leave. You’ll find friends, mentors, and a place where you can have fun, learn, grow, celebrate your Jewish identity, give back to your community, bring out the best in others, and, most important, be yourself.