At the Seattle Y, we know that lasting personal and social change comes about when we all work together. That’s why at the Y, strengthening community is our cause. We are an inclusive organization of men, women, and children with a shared commitment to nurture the potential of youth, promote healthy living, and foster social responsibility. For over 140 years, the Seattle Y has been listening and responding to our local community through our 14 full facility branches, 2 overnight camps, and over 200 program sites.
The Seattle Y has an opening for a Branch Executive at our Downtown Seattle branch. As a part of our leadership team, you will play an integral role in defining, developing, and executing strategic and tactical direction to achieve branch business and mission objectives. We’re looking for a seasoned professional with the ability to build strong, collaborative partnerships throughout the organization while leading an extraordinary branch team.
Located in the heart of Downtown Seattle’s urban center, you will work out of and be responsible for the management of the facility - a historic building that not only houses the Downtown branch you direct but also our administration offices, Camping Services branch, 20 housing units for transitional youth, and Folio – a private library. The Downtown branch offers a state of the art fitness facility with 6 group exercise studios, a full court basketball gym, a 25 meter pool, racquetball/squash courts, an indoor track, and a full floor of cardio and weight equipment. We are a dynamic Healthy Living Center focused on creating innovative programs focused on disease prevention and overall healthy living and serve a diverse population of those who live and work in Downtown Seattle.
The Downtown Y is a 110,000 square foot facility made up of over 3,500 membership units, 55 staff members, 500 volunteers, and 13 active and engaged volunteer board members.
Reporting to our Central Regional Executive, the Branch Executive is responsible for providing vision and leadership for all branch operations including membership, marketing, programming, local fundraising efforts, board, volunteer and community relations, financial management, and other assigned areas.