POSITION TITLE: Regional Director
REPORTS TO: VP Regional Operations
SUPERVISION EXERCISED: Regional Office
LOCATION: Houston, TX
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION:
ADL (Anti-Defamation League) is a leading anti-hate organization. Founded in 1913 in response to an escalating climate of anti-Semitism and bigotry, its timeless mission is to stop the defamation of the Jewish people and to secure justice and fair treatment to all. Today, ADL continues to fight all forms of hate with the same vigor and passion. ADL is the first call when acts of anti-Semitism occur. A global leader in exposing extremism, delivering anti-bias education and fighting hate online, ADL’s ultimate goal is a world in which no group or individual suffers from bias, discrimination or hate. More at www.adl.org.
Plan and execute the direction and administration of all regional office activities, including: fundraising, program delivery, leadership development, communications, government relations, fact-finding/research and office management in order to advance ADL’s mission within the Southwest Region. Represent ADL in the community, to the media and to public officials. Manage, motivate and develop regional board, committees and staff. Report to and communicate regularly with the Regional Operations team in the CSC.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Five to seven years prior experience in a leadership role in community relations/community service organization. Experience in program development, fundraising, staff management and volunteer relations.
A Bachelor’s Degree, preferably a Graduate degree, in applicable field, plus additional related courses or professional training.
Flexibility to work evenings and weekends when necessary to represent ADL and to attend community events. Travel within the region is required. Occasional overnight travel is required.