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A programming opportunity for a motivated professional with proven program planning and implementation and relationship building experience to work as part of a team to help vision, design and implement programming for a Center on the Upper East side. Ideal candidates should have Programming experience at JCC’s, large Synagogues, or similar organizations.

Professional Responsibilities:

The Program Manager reports to the Director of Programming, duties include the following:

  • Program Managers will be responsible for a core demographic of client programming as well as share team responsibilities for program design and implementation.
  • Working as part of a team and engage in long term strategic planning, sharing ideas, design and implementation.
  • Programming will be shaped around a mind, body and soul vision with a consciousness of Jewish culture and traditions.
  • Creation, design and implementation of programs for specifically assigned demographics of The Center.
  • Define goals and means for evaluation for each program including attendance and financial sustainability
  • Managing the day to day implementation of programs, including: database accuracy, set up coordination and management of supplies.

Personnel Characteristics: 

  • A passion for developing new programs with intentionality
  • Focus on client needs: the ability to anticipate, understand, and respond to the needs of the internal and external clients; a high level of customer service
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and an ability to work in a team
  • Detail oriented with strong organization skills giving attention to all the aspects of program design and implementation
  • Personal qualities of integrity, tenacity, creativity, and commitment to the mission of the Center
  • Must work well as part of team

Professional Requirements:

  • 2-3 years’ experience in Programming
  • Minimum of a BA/BS required


Full time:

  •   Responsible for managing 2 or 3 portfolios (e.g. Sunday events, Teen programming, etc.)
  •   40 hours a week
  •   This role requires working on Sunday, as one of the days of the work week. Some evenings.

Part time:

  • Hours TBD, must include some Sundays & Evenings.

Maternity coverage:

  • Hours TBD, must include some Sundays & Evenings.


Willie Hochman
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