Position Summary

The Director of Operations will lead HumanitiesDC’s operational responsibilities and duties including areas like finance, human resources, policies and procedures and daily administrative tasks in line with the organization’s mission, strategic goals and planned growth. They will work closely with the Executive Director, Board and other Directors to design and implement long and short-term organizational strategies with particular focuses on building a stable internal structure for the rest of the organization to work from. They will supervise the external bookkeeper and co-supervise the Administrative Coordinator whose work will include daily financial tasks, budget management, audit preparation, and overall organizational support. Additionally, they will support the Board Executive and Finance committees responsible for engaging the Board of Directors in financial participation.

Additional responsibilities include supporting the rest of the HumanitiesDC team and organizational needs, including but not limited to helping shape the organization’s culture, engaging in (and occasionally leading) cross-organizational projects and activities, building an external network of partners, and regularly participating in organizational events.

The position will be based primarily at the HumanitiesDC office. The position requires a Monday through Friday schedule, with the ability to work and/or attend weekend and evening meetings.

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