Director of Board Engagement (PPNYC)

Planned Parenthood of New York City is seeking a Director of Board Engagement to join our team. This position is based at our Executive Office located at 26 Bleecker Street, New York, NY 10012.

It is an exciting and important time to work at Planned Parenthood of New York City. We are building on our strength with dynamic new leadership, talented staff members, engaged donors and activists, and amazing community partners.  We are determined to thrive and grow in these times of transition and resistance. 
Working at PPNYC is more than a job. It is an opportunity to help ensure that all New Yorkers have access to affordable, high-quality sexual and reproductive health care and evidence-based education programing so they can lead healthy lives and fulfill their dreams. We approach our work through a reproductive justice lens, seeking to break down the barriers, whether through our services, education or advocacy efforts, which prevent individuals from accessing the health care and information they need and deserve.
At PPNYC, we provide the absolute best care to our patients and our communities through innovative health care delivery and education programming. We care for everyone who walks through our doors regardless of insurance, ability to pay or immigration status. As a leading voice for reproductive freedom, PPNYC fiercely advocates for policies to ensure that all New Yorkers will have access to the full range of reproductive health care services and information.
PPNYC knows that our greatest asset is our people. We offer competitive compensation and robust benefits package to eligible employees. Our benefits package includes comprehensive health and dental insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan including an employer contribution, and generous paid time off. 

What the Director of Board Engagement does

  • Develops strategies and implementation plans for enhancing the effectiveness of the Boards of Directors of three growing, dynamic and affiliated entities: PPNYC, PPNYC Action Fund, and PPNYC Political Committee
  • Builds and stewards relationships with key stakeholders to support innovation and sustainability
  • Plays a leadership role in planning, developing and staffing programs designed to engage a range of constituencies, including Directors, Board Alumni, prospective Board members (short and long term), advocates, donors and partner organizations
  • Works closely with President and CEO and Leadership Team on all matters related to Board development, governance and engagement

We’re seeking candidates who have

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent; advanced degree preferred
  • Minimum of 7-10 years of relevant experience
  • A proven track record of strong and operational leadership in a C-suite setting, including work with Boards of Directors
  • Excellent attention to detail, organizational, and written/verbal skills
  • Strong analytical/research skills and quick/concise writing abilities
  • Demonstrated success with project management and Board relations
  • Ability to communicate with tact and discretion and a commitment to maintaining confidentiality
  • Extraordinary judgment and the ability to coordinate multiple, unrelated details and projects simultaneously
  • Enthusiasm about a fast-paced, ever-changing, innovative environment
  • An eagerness to learn new things and openness to evolving responsibilities
  • A sense of humor!  
Are you interested in bringing your expertise to Planned Parenthood of New York City? Please submit your resume and cover letter. No phone calls; PPNYC will contact select applicants to conduct an initial phone screening. 
Planned Parenthood of New York City is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace. People of color, people with disabilities, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people are encouraged to apply. We consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, socio-economic status, marital or veteran status, pregnancy status or sexual orientation.

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  • Tamir Novotny
    published this page in Job Board 2018-05-23 10:46:33 -0400