Full Time

Executive Director - Ulster County

Jewish Federation of Ulster County Kingston NY

The Jewish Federation of Ulster County seeks a full-time Executive Director to join our small non-profit organization in Ulster County.

The Jewish Federation of Ulster County, Inc., a non-profit organization based in Kingston, N.Y., is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time Executive Director. The Executive Director is responsible for day to day Federation operations, reports to the Board of Directors, and provides professional support to leadership and members.

The position qualifications are:

  • Past experience working for a multifaceted non-profit organization
  • Experience in financial resource development and fiscal responsibility
  • Demonstrate ability to build close relationships within the community
  • Able to foster the creation of a sustainable fundraising model along with the necessary infrastructure
  • Staff and donor management experience
  • Proven track record of successfully meeting fundraising goals
  • Knowledge of and ability to provide leadership and experience in the areas of major gift solicitation, fundraising initiatives, annual giving campaigns, social media/e-fundraising, volunteer management and fundraising events
  • Ability to manage simultaneous, multiple projects, set priorities, meet deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal skills with people at all levels and in all settings relevant to the mission of the organization
  • Grant research and writing experience
  • Strong writing ability
  • Ability to properly manage volunteer and fundraising events
  • Exceptional leadership, management, supervision and motivational skills. Functions well as the leader of a participative, engaged organization, fostering a trusting and respectful environment
  • Ability to relate to a diverse environment including Board of Directors, staff, volunteers, community leaders, interact with stakeholders with grace and respect
  • Ability to function productively in a fast-paced environment, work independently and accept direction
  • Encourage and promote accountability at all levels
  • Good judgment, discretion, confidentiality, diplomacy and patience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, database programs, social media platforms and website management
  • Must be flexible to work some evenings and weekends
  • Execute other responsibilities as needed

To learn more about our organization, please visit our website at ucjf.org.

To Apply:
Please submit Letter of Interest, Resume and Salary Requirements to the Jewish Federation of Ulster County, Inc. at resumes.ucjf@gmail.com