Chief Planning & Programming Office @ Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester NY

Chief Planning & Programming Office

The Chief Planning and Programming Officer(CPPO) will be responsible for overseeing all planning components for the Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester, including, but not limited to the planning & allocations process, engagement with partner agencies, and implementing the Federation’s strategic plan. The CPPO will manage the creation and development of a comprehensive, strategic, year round plan for all programming for the Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester.

The position reports to the CEO for the Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester.

The Chief Planning & Programming Office will have primary responsibility for the following:

Supervision: Supervise Director of Community Relations/Levine Center to End Hate, Jewish Education and Engagement, Israel Programming, Young Adult Programming, Marketing


Planning & Allocations : staff the Planning & Allocations Committee and all related sub-committees, including but not limited to Israel and Overseas, local agency panels, and college services; coordinate mini missions with partner agencies; oversee distribution process.

Community Planning: Coordinate follow up and next steps to 2019/20 Community Study; manage process for shared expenses with local agencies.

Governance: Manage process for governance, staffing the Governance committee and related task forces.


Federation Planning: Oversee and coordinate Federation yearly program planning, ensuring focus on mission and engagement; maintain program calendar.

Partnership Together (P2G): staff the P2G Rochester and Joint Steering committees; oversee all P2G programs, including, but not limited to Education Bridge, ShinShinim, Journey for Identity (JFI), Ramim, Grandparents Initiative (G2)

Community Programming: Serve as liaison with community agencies developing community program calendar and partnering.

Qualifications: the ideal candidate will have the following skills and background:

· Five to eight years (minimum) experience in a Jewish Federation or other non-profit setting or similar years of experience in strategic planning in another environment.

· Supervisory experience

· Ability to coach and motivate staff and volunteers

· Substantial knowledge of Jewish life and Jewish community issues, organizations, and needs

· Excellent communication skills, written and verbal

· Comfort with an informal, collaborative workplace

Application Instructions

Job Summary

  • Duration: full-time
  • Benefits: paid vacation, sick leave, parental leave, medical, vision, dental, retirement plans, leave early for Shabbat, Life Insurance
  • Preferred Experience: Professional (6-10 years)
  • Preferred Degree: Bachelors
  • Job Posted: 2020-02-26
  • Times this job has been viewed: 320 times
  • Job is posted for: 60 days
  • Job Categories: Community Planning, Community/Govt. Relations, Director
  • Organization Type: Federation
Job Location
Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester NY
255 East Ave Suite 201
Rochester , New York 14604


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