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Looking to make a difference in the lives of disadvantaged children? We are hiring an Operations Director!


Kids Need to Read is seeking an extremely organized, self-motivated, energetic and fun-loving individual to fill the crucial role of Operations Director. The essential job function of the Operations Director is to oversee and implement the back end duties of the daily operations at Kids Need to Read, including internal systems and processes, program infrastructure and development, programs and events, internal and external communications, and various administrative tasks.

Kids Need to Read improves the lives of disadvantaged children by providing inspiring book collections and engaging literacy programs to underfunded schools, libraries, and organizations across the nation. For many of the children it serves, Kids Need to Read represents a crucial link to a strong literacy education, and its programs help build and nurture support systems that these children may be lacking elsewhere in their lives.

This position reports to and is accountable to the Executive Director, while working closely with the Warehouse Supervisor. Operations Director must have excellent writing skills and be able to work in high-stress situations with ease, confidence and efficiency. Previous marketing and/or campaign development skills are preferable.

This is a regular full-time position, working forty hours per week with a flexible schedule based on business needs. Nights and weekends may be required from time to time.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to denise@kidsneedtoread.org.

Operations Director Job Description

Reports to: Executive Director

Working under the supervision of the Executive Director, the Operations Director is the front line for day-to-day communications, program implementation, scheduling, and overseeing warehouse staff, while ensuring Kids Need to Read achieves its objectives.

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