Director of Operations

Do you want to lead Operations of an organization that impacts the community? Join the North Central Florida Y team and make a difference!


North Central Florida YMCA


Gainesville, FL 32605-1153

Job Description

This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit, charitable organization committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. The ideal candidate is a team motivator with proven related experience in managing daily operations and staff leadership. A key objective is to build strong operational performance and grow programs to serve the community by engaging individuals in the Y’s three areas of focus: healthy living, social responsibility and youth development.


·Bachelor's degree in human services, recreation, business or a related field or equivalent in experience.

·Five or more years of management experience, preferably in a YMCA or other nonprofit agency.

·Ability to direct assigned operations including volunteer development, supervision of staff, development and monitoringof budgets, marketing and public relations, and program development.

·Prefer knowledge of, and previous experience with, diverse populations.

·Ability to establish and maintain collaborations with community organizations.

·CPR and First Aid certifications required within 30 days of hire.

Essential Functions

·Develops, maintains, and models collaborative relationships with community agencies in support of the Y brand.

·Supports annual impact campaign towards increasing goals to support community services and the mission of the Y.

·Recruits, hires, trains, develops and directs diverse staff and volunteers. Holds others accountable for equitable staff hiring, promotion, and development. Reviews and evaluates staff performance. Develops strategies to motivate staff and achieve goals. Guides others on how to strengthen knowledge, skills, and competencies that improve organizational performance.

·Manages the budgeting process so that resources are devoted to top priorities and strategic objectives. Ensures operating budgets meet or exceed targets. Recommends adjustments to the budget to assure a balanced operation and submits reports on current operations.

·Develops and directs high quality member engagement strategies and programs that support association goals and strategies. Establishes plans for the expansion of programs and services, in harmony with overall YMCA objectives and the leadership team.

·Builds bridges within the community so that all segments of society have access to the Y.


$45,000.00 - $50,000.00

How to Apply

Apply by Email

Resumes Accepted Until

July 9, 2021

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