Chief Operations Officer

Communities In Schools of Tennessee

Nashville

Business & Professional Services , Finance & Accounting , COO


Position Description / Responsibilities

ABOUT COMMUNITIES IN SCHOOLS

Communities In Schools of Tennessee (CIS-TN) is a nonprofit that partners with K-12 public schools to surround students with a community of support empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life.

As part of the CIS national network, CIS-TN achieves this mission by placing site coordinators in schools across the state to provide school-wide interventions and case managed services for students in need.

To best support the students, families, schools, community partners, and our staff members involved in this work, CIS-TN staff and board members center all decisions, actions, and services on the following core values:


JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

The chief operations officer (COO) manages the following responsibilities for the organization:

Specific duties include, but are not limited to:

Human Resources Ensures the organization is fully and appropriately staffed and that administrative needs are met for employees and the organization

Finance

Ensures the organization is accurately projecting expenses and operating within budget

IT

Ensures technology needs of staff are met and consistently monitored

General Operations Organization policies and systems are established, clearly defined, and communicated throughout the entire organization

Strategy Works with CEO and organizational leadership to ensure all aspects of operations are aligned to and supporting the strategic priorities of the organization.



Position Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE



Application Instructions

HOW TO APPLY

Please note that our offices will be closed Dec. 20-Jan 2. We will be reviewing applications beginning Jan. 3.

Submit your application by visiting www.cistn.org/careers.

A criminal background check is required for any candidates who are offered a position with CIS-TN and will be administered after an offer for employment is made.

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