„YMCA Europe is a working fellowship to strengthen movements where people grow in body, mind and spirit.“


29th August 2017

We are hiring: Chief Executive Officer (Director)

Evropské Skolici Centrum - YMCA Europe Training Centre in Litomysl is a joint enterprise of the City of Litomysl and YMCA Europe. It was opened in 2006 and has the availability of 3-6 meeting rooms with capacities of 20-140 persons and hotel/hostel accomodation with 57 beds in 24 rooms. See website www.esclitomysl.cz

We are hiring per 1st. January 2018 a Chief Executive Officer (Director)


Requirements for this position are:
- Proven experience in a similar position in the hospitality business (conference accomodation and/or hotel)
- Proven experience in a management position and organisational capacities
- Good knowledge of the English language in speaking and writing
- Knowledge of the YMCA as a national and international organisation
- Capacity to work with an international governance structure (Board of Directors)

Responsibilities include:
- Extending the use of the Training Centre by acquisition of (new) users, as well national as international
- Developing new initiatives and organisation/co-ordination of events
- Operational management of the Training Centre which includes Financial- and Personnel management.
- Managing a small team of 4 other staff members
- Reporting to the Board of Directors

Required competences:
- You are a creative and inspirational leader
- You are a team player
- You have very good communication skills
- You are a born organiser and able to improvise
- You know what your guests in the Training Centre and in the Hotel expect and are ready to fulfill their expectations
- You are not afraid to incidentally work outside office hours if necessary
- You manage conflicts and disagreements in a constructive way
- You value people from other cultures, understanding their diversity

Your are requested to send your application letter and Curriculum Vitae, in the Czech and English language by 15th September the latest to: Jana Mackova, email:
jana.mackova@esclitomysl.cz, Tel +420 604 535 776.

Interviews will take place by the Board of Directors consisting of representatives of the City of Litomysl and of YMCA Europe in the period end of September/October.

Further information about this position can be acquired by same person mentioned above.