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Posted: Friday, December 16, 2016 12:13 AM


Come join Congregation Mishkan Tefila, a vibrant conservative synagogue recently relocated to a campus setting in Brookline, MA. We are seeking an Administrative Director (AD) to partner with clergy, professional staff and volunteer leadership in order to enable the congregation to grow, strengthen and thrive.

This is a great opportunity for a skilled communicator, relationship builder and organized business person to help implement our vision for the future. CMT currently consists of about 150 member households. This position reports directly to the synagogue President and supervises a small staff of 5.

In this role you will additionally be responsible for assisting the Board of Directors in implementing and analyzing policies, strategies and programs: overseeing and directing the business, programs, and finance activities and work to ensure that the rabbi and lay leadership have the administrative support to function effectively. Other duties include ensuring operational excellence and overseeing maintenance of our campus space.

Our ideal candidate will promote engagement and bring creativity, initiative and strong management skills to the congregation.


• Bachelor's degree

• Minimum of 7-10 years of experience managing a non-profit organization including financial management

• Experience managing, supervising and mentoring staff

• Experience in working with a board of directors and volunteers

• Strong computer and technology skills and confidence in working with finance systems, databases, and overseeing social media and websites

• Ability to facilitate a collaborative team environment

• Ability to work a flexible schedule for evening and weekend programs, committee and board meetings, and major holiday events

• Knowledge of Judaism and understanding of synagogue life preferred

In addition to a flexible and inclusive work environment, other benefits include health benefits and paid sick and vacation time. To apply for this unique and exciting opportunity please send your resume, cover letter and any other supporting information to:

• Location: Boston

• Post ID: 37125018 massachusetts is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2017