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Deputy Executive Director

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CAIR San Francisco Bay Area
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Santa Clara, CA
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Published 13 days ago

CAIR-SFBA is seeking a passionate and talented Deputy Executive Director to direct and supervise all administration and programing functions including overseeing the day-to-day operations, developing and implementing program strategies, building program and staff capacity, and ensuring organizational financial sustainability.

 

 

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Deputy Executive Director will provide strategic vision and leadership, lead infrastructure development and programmatic oversight, and manage CAIR-SFBA’s dedicated and talented team. This position offers a unique opportunity to join the management team at one of the nation’s largest CAIR offices.

The successful candidate will be a thoughtful leader who brings significant experience in program development, planning, and oversight; staff development; infrastructure and systems development; and finance, HR and operations.

Most importantly, they will be a skilled, strategic manager, and thought partner to the Executive Director, who can advance our priorities while inspiring, aligning, and supporting individual staff and teams to center the needs of our community with – courage, compassion, creativity, and concern for excellence.

Title: Deputy Executive Director

Reports to: Executive Director.

Schedule Type: Full-time (Exempt). Occasional evenings and weekends are required.

Location: Based in CAIR’s Santa Clara office. CAIR staff are currently working a hybrid schedule, with three days in-person and two days remote. Requires some travel throughout the Bay Area (vehicle and driver’s license required).

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage the day-to-day operations of the organization and assume responsibility for directing the organization in the absence of the Executive Director
  • Develop and implement an organization-wide approach to administrative and programmatic alignment
  • Develop systems and methods for measuring and regularly evaluating the organization’s impact and progress against goals
  • Coordinate with Executive Director and Operations team to develop annual priorities, monitor progress towards meeting the organization’s goals, and evaluate the performance of departments and programs
  • Partner with the Executive Director to facilitate a vision-setting process with the management team and bring that vision to life through staff at all levels
  • Facilitate strategic planning for the organization’s growth and ensure that organizational activities and programs are aligned
  • Provide coaching and supervision of direct reports and support the coordination, development, and efficacy of individual staff, teams, and initiatives
  • Plan for evolving staffing needs and recommend recruitment, hiring, onboarding, and retention practices aligned with our vision and values. Troubleshoot reassignment of duties and functions when staff transitions occur
  • Oversee finance, administration, operations, HR and IT functions; ensure their effective and efficient implementation and coordination
  • Support fundraising planning and implementation, including the development and maintenance of contacts with key funding sources, and collaborate with the Executive Director and Development team to achieve fundraising goals
  • Maintain and enhance existing relationships and develop new strategic relationships with local Muslim communities, other community-based organizations and stakeholders, and interfaith leaders through coalition building
  • Collaborate with CAIR-CA Executives on statewide programs and initiatives

Other duties as assigned, dependent on organizational needs and employee skills. All CAIR staff are required to assist in general duties such as answering phones, weekly outreach, fundraising, and other office tasks.

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

We seek candidates with as many of the following qualifications and qualities as possible:

  • Graduate degree in a relevant field, including business, law, or public policy, and at least five years of senior-level management experience, preferably in a nonprofit, social justice, advocacy, or public policy organization
  • Alignment with CAIR’s mission, knowledge of the realities facing the American Muslim community, and a deep desire to work in an organization whose mission and culture are rooted in justice, courage, and collaboration
  • Experience assessing and scaling an organization, building infrastructure and efficiency; and overseeing, developing, aligning and evaluating programs
  • Experience creating, investing in, uplifting, and managing individual staff and teams; strong, inclusive facilitation skills; experience building the leadership capacity of team members to innovate and achieve high impact
  • Strong relationship builder and communicator who values equity and justice, collaboration, accountability, and continuous learning. Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Knowledge of cloud applications such as SharePoint, Office365, Quickbooks, and Asana
  • Emotionally intelligent with thoughtful and collaborative leadership style; an open mind and learning spirit
  • Grounded while working in a fast-paced environment; track record of inspiring confidence internally and externally, excellent judgement, measured and operationally savvy
  • Detail and process-oriented; willing to roll up their sleeves and do whatever it takes in a pinch; flexible. Can prioritize between and manage multiple demands

COMPENSATION

  • Compensation in the range of $118,800-$130,200, commensurate with experience
  • Fully paid Kaiser Health Insurance and Blue Cross PPO Dental Plan for employee and dependents
  • 3% retirement matching contribution
  • 10 paid holidays, 10 sick days, and 12 vacation days

TO APPLY

Please submit (1) a cover letter discussing your interest in the position, (2) your resume, and (3) the names and contact information of three references. In your cover letter, please address your interest in the organization and its mission and make the case for the relevance of your experience to the key areas of focus.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis with priority given to those received by August 15, 2022.

CAIR-CA is an equal opportunity employer.

CAIR-SFBA is seeking a passionate and talented Deputy Executive Director to direct and supervise all administration and programing functions including overseeing the day-to-day operations, developing and implementing program…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
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    Full Time Schedule
  • Experience Level
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    Mid-level/Managerial
Salary
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USD $108,000 - USD $124,000
/ year

Benefits

  • Compensation in the range of $108,000-$124,000, commensurate with experience
  • Fully paid Kaiser Health Insurance and Blue Cross PPO Dental Plan for employee and dependents
  • 3% retirement matching contribution
  • 10 paid holidays, 10 sick days, and 12 vacation days
  • Compensation in the range of $108,000-$124,000, commensurate with experience
  • Fully paid Kaiser Health Insurance and Blue Cross PPO Dental Plan for employee and dependents
  • 3…

Location

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On-site
3160 De La Cruz Blvd., Santa Clara, CA 95054, United States
Ste. 110

How to Apply

Please submit (1) a cover letter discussing your interest in the position, (2) your resume, and (3) the names and contact information of three references. In your cover letter, please address your interest in the organization and its mission and make the case for the relevance of your experience to the key areas of focus.

Please submit (1) a cover letter discussing your interest in the position, (2) your resume, and (3) the names and contact information of three references. In your cover letter, please…

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