Executive Director of Operations in Avon, CT at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 6/28/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Think senior living sounds boring? Think again. At Benchmark, we impact lives through human connection. We are thought leaders creating quality experiences and inspiring personal growth for all who engage with us. We just happen to imagine, build and manage beautiful, private-pay communities geared toward older adults. Are you Called to Care about your work, other people and making a difference? Do you believe that people and teams are Better Together than going it alone? Are you always striving to Be the Benchmark by which all others are measured? Then our core values match. Connect with us –and to what truly matters!

River Ridge at Avon is seeking a driven, dedicated and goal-oriented individual with strong emotional intelligence and several years of management or healthcare experience. As the Executive Director of Operations, you will manage the community’s budget and occupancy goals as well as maintain appropriate staffing levels and drive overall customer service. 

Job Responsibilities

You will authorize all purchases, provide onsite sales support, and conduct monthly family meetings. You will also participate in the training and development of new employees –implementing initiatives that will allow the community to run more effectively and efficiently.

Additional responsibilities for the Executive Director of Operations include:

• Reviewing bills and statements
• Analyzing revenue projections
• Making adjustments when revenue sources decrease
• Managing the Sales Director
• Networking with outside referral sources such as Hospital and Rehab personnel
• Qualifying prospects financially through credit reports, bank statements, etc.
• Reviewing occupancy as it relates to staffing
• Assisting in the hiring and recruitment processes
• Handling all resident and family grievances

Job Requirements

As an Executive Director of Operations, you must be an ethical and honest individual who truly enjoys helping seniors live a better, more comfortable life. You must also be patient, understanding, and empathetic.


Additional requirements of the Executive Director of Operations include:


• Bachelor’s degree; Degree in Healthcare Administration, Hospitality Management, or Business preferred
• Must have 3-5 years of management or healthcare related experience
• Having assumed a managerial role that was responsible for multiple disciplines
• Possessing budgeting and staffing experience
• Proficiency with Windows applications such as Excel and Outlook
• Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds

Benefits

As an Executive Director of Operations for Benchmark Senior Living, you will have the opportunity to improve the quality of life of the Senior Citizens living in your community. While the position has its challenges, it is also highly rewarding and gratifying. Furthermore, Benchmark offers ample advancement opportunities for top performers as well as excellent compensation and benefits.

Benefits available to the Executive Director of Operations include:

• Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
• Life Insurance
• Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
• Long-term Disability Insurance
• UNUM
• 401(k) Retirement Planning
• Working Advantage
• Culture Compensation
• Tuition Reimbursement
• Adoption Assistance
• Discounts on MetLife Auto and Home Insurance through payroll deduction
• Paid Membership fees for SitterCity