Executive Director of Growing Community Sailing Center

Youth Sailing Virginia, Inc.
P.O. Box 3386
Hampton, VA 23663
United States

Sailing Management
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Housing Provided
Employment Type
Full Time
Work Schedule

Job Description

  Youth Sailing Virginia (YSV) is a US Sailing accredited Community Sailing Center. YSV serves the  greater Virginia Peninsula and surrounding areas.   We strive to break down the barriers to sailing:  financial, transportation and swimming ability, and be inclusive  to all including those in underserved communities.
The Executive Director is responsible for the overall safe and successful operation of Youth Sailing Virginia, Inc. The Executive Director oversees the programs, administration and strategic plan of the organization.
Key Duties Include:
  • Safety of students, members, staff and guests
  • Effective recruitment, management and development of staff
  • Program management and new program development
  • Maintenance of facilities, boats and equipment 
  • Creation and management of budget 
  • Community outreach
  • Development
  • Fundraising
  • Long Range Planning
This is a full time position with competitive salary and benefits
Job Requirements
Bachelor's Degree
Transparent and high integrity leadership
Five or more years senior nonprofit management and leadership experience in a community sailing environment including program management.
Experience and skill in working with a Board of Directors.
Ability to envision and convey organizations strategic future to donors, staff, volunteers and the overall community.
Demonstrated ability to oversee and collaborate with staff.
History of generating new revenue streams and improving financial results
Active fundraising experience.
Strong written and oral communication skills
Strong work ethic
History of success leading a Community Sailing Organization's programs and special events

Youth Sailing Virginia Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer that embraces diversity, equity , inclusion and accessibility in the workplace. We do not tolerate any discrimination, harassment, or bias based on race, color, religion, sex, orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or varying ability.

Kevin Eley
P.O. Box 3386
Hampton VA 23663
United States
Youth Sailing Virginia, Inc. Kevin Eley

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