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Managing Director

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Thread Baltimore
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Baltimore, MD
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Published 6 days ago

The Managing Director will be a shepherd, a champion and a decisive business strategist, with the heart and mind to connect deeply and the capacity to support healthy, managed growth. They will understand what it means to evolve and strengthen systems and infrastructure to allow Thread to deliver on our mission at our current size and complexity and as we grow. While no candidate will possess every quality indicated, the successful candidate will bring many of the following professional qualifications and personal attributes:

  • Demonstrated passion for Thread’s mission and commitment to the Baltimore community
  • 10+ years of management experience, ideally including three years of senior level leadership experience
  • Strategic thinking skills that support the capacity to understand and lead in a complex, dynamic environment that involves negotiating partnership and power sharing
  • A decision-making style that is both inclusive and resolute
  • A highly relational leadership orientation that inspires commitment, cohesion and a collaborative, high-functioning culture 
  • Experience supporting leaders to manage and hold their teams accountable to a shared set of goals and outcomes
  • Ability to communicate a programmatic vision, operational demands and conditions for success to a diverse audience of stakeholders and drive associated outcomes
  • Commitment to giving and receiving low-inference, constructive feedback that reflects a growth mindset and supports accountability and continuous improvement
  • Financial management skills, including budget preparation, analysis, decision making and reporting
  • Demonstrated experience developing community-centered, trusting, productive working relationships with people from a wide array of backgrounds, in the spirit of partnership and collective impact
  • Track record of bringing a racial equity lens and understanding of intersectional identities to the work; demonstrating cultural competence and deep understanding of how systems of oppression have affected and continue to impact our young people and Baltimore City
  • Strong analytical skills and experience utilizing qualitative and quantitative data to drive performance
  • Superb verbal and written communication skills and strong public speaking capabilities
  • Solid organizational abilities, including planning, delegating, program development and task facilitation
  • Ability to work cross-functionally 
  • Bachelor’s degree or relevant work experience required

The Managing Director will be a shepherd, a champion and a decisive business strategist, with the heart and mind to connect deeply and the capacity to support healthy, managed growth. They will understand what it means to evolve and…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Managerial

Benefits

Employee Paid Benefits

  • Medical Buy Up plans (Employee covers cost difference) 

Employer Paid Benefits 

  • Medical (HMO silver plan paid 100% by Employer)
  • Short Term Disability 
  •  Long Term Disability 
  • Life Insurance 
  • Vision 
  • Dental 
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Cellphone Reimbursement
  • Wellness Fund 

Paid Time Off and Holidays 

  • 10 Fixed Holidays
  • 3 FloaterHolidays
  • 15 PaidTimeOff
  • 5 SickDays 

Employee Paid Benefits

  • Medical Buy Up plans (Employee covers cost difference) 

Employer Paid Benefits 

  • Medical (HMO silver plan paid 100% by Employer)
  • Short Term Disability 
  •  Long Term…

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Baltimore, MD
Associated Location
Baltimore, MD, USA

How to Apply

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For best consideration please send a cover letter and resume to leslie@promise54.org by October 15, 2021

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For best consideration please send a cover letter and resume to leslie@promise54.org by…

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