Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer

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Work type: Staff Full-time
Department: Office of the President
Location: Wilf Campus, 500 West 185th Street, NY, NY, Beren Campus, 245 Lexington Avenue, NY, NY
Categories: Accounting/Finance, Academic Administration, Facilities/Maintenance, Human Resources, Information Technology

Position Summary:      

Reporting to the President in this newly created role, the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (EVP-COO) will run the business side of Yeshiva University, enabling the University to fulfill its mission as the world’s premier Jewish higher education institution. The EVP-COO will play a significant role in shaping the next chapter of the University’s important history.

Position Responsibilities:

The EVP-COO is the University’s chief business, administrative, and operating officer and a key member of the executive leadership team. S/He will advance institutional priorities, effect change, and support the convening of the big ideas that shape Yeshiva’s current community as well as its vision of the future. Charged with building a dynamic business model and operational framework, the EVP-COO will be a key strategic partner to YU’s schools and departments, helping to define sustainable, efficient ways to deploy resources, deliver services and identify new sources of revenue and funding.


Broad administrative and managerial experience at leadership levels across a range of functions, including finance, information technology, human resources, and facilities management is essential. Candidates must have an established record of effective, collaborative leadership in a complex organization as well as a passion for Yeshiva University’s higher education mission.

Application Instructions:

Yeshiva is proud to partner with Lindauer, a premier global search firm that specializes in recruiting and retaining nonprofit leaders and their teams. View the detailed Prospectus and learn more about the EVP-COO search at http://bit.ly/YUEVPCOO. Consideration of candidates will continue until the position is filled. Candidates should submit, in confidence, a resume and cover letter. Communications, nominations, applications, and inquiries concerning this search should be directed to: Jill Lasman, Executive Vice President, Lindauer: jlasman@LindauerGlobal.com

About Us:       

Yeshiva University is the world’s premier Jewish institution for higher education. Rooted in Jewish thought and tradition, it sits at the educational, spiritual, and intellectual epicenter of a robust global movement that is dedicated to advancing the moral and material betterment of the Jewish community and the broader society.

Equal Employment Opportunity:           

Yeshiva University is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.


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