Position Title: Director, Best Friends Animal Society - Los Angeles
Reports to: Senior Director of Lifesaving
Location: Los Angeles, CA
FLSA status: Exempt
Position Summary: This is a leadership and management position within Best Friends Animal Society. This position is responsible for overseeing the general management for Best Friends Animal Society's Los Angeles office, with presence and operations based out of Los Angeles City. The Los Angeles director is also responsible for managing the integration of Best Friends Animal Society Los Angeles's staff into the organization culture.
Mission. Lead the determination of the Mission (purpose and role) of Best Friends Animal Society Los Angeles within the Best Friends organization. "Leading the determination" may involve reaffirming the existing mission, refining the existing mission, or other outcomes deemed useful. Ensure that the mission is appropriate and consistent with Best Friends' organizational mission.
Vision. Lead the determination of the Vision for Best Friends Animal Society Los Angeles within the Best Friends organization. "Leading the determination" may involve reaffirming the existing vision, refining the existing vision, or other outcomes deemed useful. Ensure that the vision is appropriate and consistent with Best Friends' organizational vision and Best Friends' leadership vision for the No Kill movement.
Strategies. Lead the determination of the strategies for moving us from our Los Angeles Current Reality to our Los Angeles Vision. "Leading the determination" will involve developing and choosing the key strategies from among many possible strategies and ensuring that there is broad understanding and support within the organization for these key strategies.
Organizational Capabilities and Capacity. Lead the development of the Organizational Capabilities and Capacity required to implement the Strategies.
Culture. As one particular organizational capability, ensure that Best Friends Animal Society Los Angeles employees understand the Best Friends organizational culture and act in accordance with it to achieve optimal results and employee engagement and to live and represent the Best Friends brand
Stewardship of the Best Friends Brand. Ensure that Best Friends Animal Society employees understand the Best Friends brand and the role that they play in building, sustaining, and communicating that brand to external constituencies.
Leadership of "Best Friends Los Angeles"
National Programs Executed In Los Angeles
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Thank you for your interest in pursuing a career at Best Friends Animal Society. Best Friends Animal Society is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status, domestic partner status, or medical condition.