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Operations Director

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Read Better Be Better
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Phoenix, AZ
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Published 26 days ago

Read Better Be Better is seeking a strategic changemaker for its Operations Director position. As a Director, this individual will exert influence across the organization, focusing more on process and personnel development than execution. To be successful in this role , the individual needs to be creative and innovative, using insight and expertise to shape the vision and planning of the organization. To learn more or apply, use the link below!

OPERATIONS DIRECTOR

JOB DESCRIPTION

MISSION: Read Better Be Better connects young readers and youth leaders to inspire a love of literacy and learning.

VISION: A Society in which all children master the foundational skills necessary to become independent learners.

Be Excellent Be Kind

Job Title: Operations Director

Reports To: CEO

Work Hours: Full-time position with typical office hours Monday through Friday, 8:00am 5:00pm

Supervisory Responsibility: Supervises HR Coordinator, Data & Impact Coordinator & IT Coordinator

FLSA Status: Exempt

Salary: $52,000 - $68,000

SUMMARY

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the Operations Director will lead the Operations Department, with oversight of and accountability for all operations of the organization including, but not limited to, finance, HR, IT and legal. This position is responsible for managing all Read Better Be Better (RBBB) processes, coordinating in and across all departments for maximum effectiveness and efficiency. To be successful in this role, the individual must employ professional expertise and departmental insight to shape organizational vision and planning. As a Director, the individual will exert influence across the organization, focusing more on process and personnel development than execution.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead and manage HR, Impact & Data and IT coordinator to oversee operations and innovation including, but not limited to:
  • Recruitment, retention, performance management and incentivization
  • Governance and Succession planning
  • Contract review and Compliance
  • Benefits administration
  • Data and Impact management
  • Administration of IT platform, security and resources
  • Work with outsourced finance provider to ensure accuracy and accountability of the finance function, including preparation and oversight over external audit
  • Lead budgeting and forecasting process
  • Continue to develop and monitor Key Performance Indicator (KPI) data and metrics to evaluate organizational performance
  • Work with department heads to analyze and interpret departmental data to drive performance and efficiency across departments
  • Assist department heads with goal-setting

REQUIRED SKILLS / ATTRIBUTES

  • Minimum 5 years' experience of developing and administering professional infrastructure in a flexible, fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated experience in setting strategy, developing, managing and implementing organizational goals and KPIs
  • Must be a self-starter who is able to work independently in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Must be goal-oriented, detail-oriented, resourceful and flexible and committed to achieving measurable resultswith a constant growth-mindset
  • Demonstrated experience leading and managing a successful team
  • Must be able to coordinate and facilitate meetings with diverse populations
  • Ability to conduct themselves in accordance with the Read Better Be Better organization, vision, mission and values
  • Proficiency in various software including but not limited to Office 365 and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Mission-driven

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must have a valid AZ driver's license
  • Must be able to travel to various locations in the Greater Phoenix area
  • Must have the ability and willingness to occasionally work evenings and weekends


PREFERRED EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • Previous exposure to the non-profit sector preferred.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • This position operates in a professional and entrepreneurial office environment as well as various locations throughout the Greater Phoenix area
  • The role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, copiers and filing cabinets

BENEFITS

  • Health, Dental, and Vision insurance covered at approximately 75% for employees.
  • HSA plans available with company contribution
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Flexible Paid-Time Off

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Ability to operate standard office equipment.

COVID CONSIDERATIONS

  • The health and safety of our colleagues and their families, as well as our clients, potential candidates, and the communities we serve, are of the utmost importance; therefore, RBBB has implemented safety measures following CDC and local guidelines.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

Read Better Be Better is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

If you need assistance with this application, please contact us at hr@readbetterbebetter.org.


Read Better Be Better is seeking a strategic changemaker for its Operations Director position. As a Director, this individual will exert influence across the organization, focusing more on process and personnel development than…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    August 7, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    August 7, 2021
  • Education
    High School Diploma Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

$52,000 - $68,000

Benefits

Health, Dental, and Vision insurance covered at 75% for employees; HSA plans available with company contribution; Short-Term Disability; Paid-Time Off

Health, Dental, and Vision insurance covered at 75% for employees; HSA plans available with company contribution; Short-Term Disability; Paid-Time Off

Location

On-site
Phoenix, AZ 85014, USA

How to Apply

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.


https://www.applicantpro.com/j/1856905-362733

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.


https://www.applicantpro…

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