The NHS Center for Sustainable Communities in Compton, CA is an adaptive reuse project of a formerly blighted and abandoned grocery store that has been open since May 2017. NHS is seeking to hire a Assistant Vice President & Program Director who will manage day to day responsibility of overseeing the NHS Financial Empowerment Center on site, along with managing the services, programs, service providers and retail tenants who are housed at the facility.
The Center is the first of its kind nationwide to serve as a ‘hub’ for community development resources including: Financial Empowerment Center, fitness workshops, federally qualified health clinic, health-related programs, Healthy Living Café, organic garden, Small Business Development Center, youth, senior and afterschool programs, along with job training for youth and adults. The Assistant Vice President & Program Director will manage the municipal, funder and business community relationships that are necessary to help drive the expansion and program management of the facility while helping it to serve as a ‘community hub’ for NHS’ efforts in building a more sustainable environment.
Candidate should have a minimum of seven years of experience in managing facilities, staff and production schedules, tenant leasing, nonprofit program, and financial management. Candidate must be able to work with minimal supervision, be adaptive, purposeful and vision-driven.