You crave an opportunity where you can make a tremendous impact as a guiding member of the management team. You want to work in an organization that cares deeply about their people–but they need someone of your caliber to help guide them. You want to be in a role that has a genuine impact on helping the world, especially our underserved youth.
Beat The Streets Chicago is an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit. We empower Chicago youth with a pathway to becoming life champions. Our belief is that sport has an enormous opportunity to change lives, and our sport is wrestling. Over 85% of our participants are considered low income and 85% are non-white. Along with training them in technique, we train boys and girls in values, discipline, and self determination. We provide them with numerous enrichment opportunities in many areas from nutrition to financial acumen to educational perseverance.
Beat The Streets Chicago is looking for a Deputy Director (DD). We have grown enormously over the last few years and we require an operations leader that can ensure that the organization is running smoothly while accommodating this growth. The DD will report to our visionary Executive Director. Reporting to the DD will be the Programming Team, the Facilities Management Team, the Marketing Team and the Finance & Development Team. The DD will focus on mentoring team leaders, helping set and prioritize projects and tasks, taking a hands-on role in HR and governance, coordinating cross-functional tasks including facilities management, event planning, marketing and development and generally ensuring accountability across the organization.
If you're up for the very high challenge of developing operational excellence, then send us your resume. Provide a couple of examples where you've made dramatic changes and implemented significant operational improvements that have recognized the importance of employee engagement and satisfaction.