Senior Director – Operations

TITLE: Senior Director – Operations

LOCATION: Sacramento             

DIVISION: Physicians for a Healthy California

EXEMPTION STATUS: Exempt                     

REPORTS TO: President & CEO

Position Summary

The Senior Director of Operations is a full-time position designed to serve the key operational lead for Physicians for a Healthy California. This position will work closely with the PHC CEO as well as the program directors to maximize and streamline operations, ensure administrative and program functions are meeting targeted goals, increase organizational readiness for audit compliance, and strengthen the organization’s financial standing through accurate expenditure reporting and forecasting.


  • Supervises program directors and program managers
  • Develops and implements organizational and program policies and procedures
  • Improves and strengthens information systems
  • Oversees development and implementation of organizational readiness initiatives
  • Identifies opportunities to maximize and streamline operational systems and procedures
  • Develops and oversees organizational communication strategies
  • Drafts and monitors organization and program budgets and develops internal controls
  • Researches and pursues grant opportunities


General Requirements

  • At least three years of experience managing mid-level staff
  • At least five years of experience in the non-profit and/or public sector
  • Experience with building, strengthening and developing products, services and/or programs
  • Strong organizational and planning skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Computer skill in Microsoft Office: Excel, Outlook, Power Point, Internet Explorer and Word

The ideal candidate may also possess some of these qualities:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Experience improving employee performance and enhancing business operations
  • Experience with building, strengthening and developing products and services
  • Ability to travel and as needed work evenings and weekends

PHC offers a competitive salary and full benefit package.  Please forward cover letter, resume and salary requirements via email

To learn more about the Physicians for a Healthy California, please visit our website at www.phcdocs.org

PHC is an equal opportunity employer.

Apply for this position

To apply, please download the application form and email your cover letter, resume and completed application form to Human Resources.