KAHAL: Your Jewish Home Abroad seeks a dynamic and entrepreneurial individual with a passion for program development and Jewish enrichment for the role of Campus Operations Director. This role provides a unique opportunity for an emerging organizational leader to design and implement KAHAL's national growth strategy, working in tandem with KAHAL's Executive Director, International Operations Director, U.S. and international partners, and occasionally the Board of Directors.
This person will be responsible for development of engagement methodologies and various other program inititiaves. This person will also be responsible for maintaining KAHAL's domestic programmatic partnerships. KAHAL is seeking an entrepreneurial individual, able to work independently and consistently reinvent his/her own role.
The Campus Operations Director is critical to KAHAL's growth and to the success of our mission: to create transformational Jewish experiences for study abroad students. The Campus Operations Director reports to the Executive Director and will work with this person to establish specific goals and evaluate progress on an ongoing basis. The position carries with it phenomenal growth and advancement potential.
What we’re about:
KAHAL facilitates transformational Jewish experiences for study abroad students. A robust resource and structured support network, KAHAL works with local communities in more than 30 countries and 60 cities around the world, providing Jewish study abroad students the resources, tools, and personal connections they need to meaningfully engage with local Jewish communities and deepen their connection to the global Jewish people. Since its founding in 2013, KAHAL has connected more than 1500 Jewish students to immersive Jewish experiences during their life-changing time abroad.By incorporating Jewish experiences and choices into this transformative environment, KAHAL measurably increases students' attachment to the global Jewish people and increases the likelihood of their long-term Jewish choices.
KAHAL is a graduate of the Core18 Leaders Lab program, a member of the Upstart Accelerator program, and a member of the 2016 Slingshot Guide to the Jewish world's most innovative organizations. Learn more at www.KahalAbroad.org
KAHAL's offices are located in the heart of downtown Chicago and are easily accessible by public transportation, including CTA and Metra.
What you’ll bring to the job:
Entrepreneurial instinct and talent will be considered above field experience. As a rapidly-expanding organization, KAHAL is seeking leaders who are interested in growing alongside the organization.
What you’ll own and how you’ll grow:
Domestic Partnerships (15%)
Program Design (25%)
Campus Operations (50%)
Resource Development (5%)
What you’ll get out of it:
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience. In addition to salary and comprehensive benefits, the Campus Operations Director will receive:
This position requires flexible hours needed to complete job requirements, including some evenings, weekends, and holidays.
Please submit applications via BetterInterviews. We will review applications on a rolling basis.
Email info@KahalAbroad.org with inquiries.
Stage 1: Phone Interview
Stage 2: In-Person Interview
Stage 3: In-Person Interview with Board Members and Executive Staff
Final Stage: Potential Offer
Start Date: Summer 2016
Chicago, Illinois, United States