Executive Director

The Jewish Federation of Greater Des Moines's (“the Federation”) Executive Director is ultimately accountable for the successful achievement of the Federation's vision and mission. Reporting to the Board of Directors, this person is responsible for the development, supervision, and administration of all aspects of the operating and capital budgets of the Federation. The Executive Director has the authority and overall responsibility for fundraising, for developing new leadership, and for the proper management of all personnel and operations including all processes, systems, and procedures of the Federation and staff. The Executive Director of the Federation also serves as the Executive Director of the Des Moines Jewish Foundation with responsibilities akin to those of the Federation. Given this, the Executive Director is significantly involved with most Foundation solicitation. The ideal candidate will have conceptual, strategic, and tactical ability, and, be able to work on multiple projects. This leader will be a visible, involved member of the community. Above all, this person will have a true passion for the Federation's mission with the strategic, analytical thinking, and team-building skills necessary to lead into a strong future and address the needs of the local and world Jewish community.

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Job Summary

  • Duration: full-time
  • Benefits:
  • Preferred Experience: Managerial (3-5 years)
  • Preferred Degree: Bachelors
  • Job Posted: 2020-01-13
  • Times this job has been viewed: 151 times
  • Job is posted for: 60 days
  • Job Categories: Executive Director
  • Organization Type: Federation
Job Location
Jewish Federation of Greater Des Moines
33158 Ute Ave
Waukee , Iowa 50263


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