Programs and Operations Director

Job Description
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Main Areas of Responsibility: 

Responsible for the execution of Upaya’s programs and retreats as well as organizational management and efficiency. Leading the Programs and Operations Team, working closely with the Abbot and Leadership to manage guest experience, faculty relations and staff. Produce and manage a detailed programs budget. Lead the Programs & Operations team, including the registrar, finance, retreat manager and maintenance.

Additional Areas of Responsibility: 

Communicate effectively with all departments on a continual basis. Drive organizational efficiency and ongoing improvements in support systems. Ability to work a variable schedule, including some weekends during Upaya’s largest retreats.

Other Information/Requirements: 

Minimum of 7-10 years’ experience related to the management of a retreat center, hospitality or similar mid-sized nonprofit organization. Strong leadership and communication skills. Ability to effectively manage staff and projects. Financial fluency and comfort with numbers; proficiency with MS Office and financial management software. Knowledge of data analysis and forecasting methods.

How to Apply: 

Please submit cover letter and résumé to [email protected] The position will be kept open until the right candidate is found. Please, no phone inquiries or personal visits. Visit our website for a complete job description and more information about Upaya:

Contact Information
Georgina McKee
1404 Cerro Gordo Rd.
Santa Fe
New Mexico
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Internal Info
Date to Post: 
May 6 2019
Date to Remove: 
Jun 10 2019

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