The JNF Ottawa and JNF Atlantic region is searching for an experienced:

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

The successful candidate is responsible for the overall coordination, design and implementation of programs, public activities and fundraising for the region. The challenge of this opportunity is to marshal JNF’s full organizational and philanthropic potential in order to engage, inspire and strengthen the Jewish community and our friends outside the Jewish Community throughout the region. A major focus will be to highlight JNF’s impact on Israel thereby maximizing charitable giving to our organization. This individual will be responsible for providing leadership to the office staff and fostering a high-performance culture as well as maintaining good relations with Jewish community organizations, community leaders, volunteers, the Board and President.

We are looking for someone who has a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience at a high level of management in a complex organization, preferably with some time spent as a Director, General Manager or comparable position. Prior experience with fundraising and major gift cultivation is required. The ideal candidate will have a combination of business/managerial knowledge and exposure to non-for-profit organizations in a lay or professional role. A commitment to Zionism and Israel is required.

The Jewish National Fund of Canada builds the charitable foundations for Israel’s future.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit

their resume and cover letter in confidence to:

humanresources@jnf.ca

No later than February 18, 2020

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.