Full-Time Managing Director
The Managing Director of the Namchak LLC will be joining at a time of significant strategic importance. The Namchak community of organizations are poised for tremendous scale – bringing the practices and methods of mindfulness and meditation from one of the oldest forms of Tibetan Buddhism to Westerners across the globe, with the ambition to strengthen minds, relieve suffering, and bring happiness to people’s lives.
The Managing Director will be responsible for leading and managing a multi-faceted and unique endeavor that includes the creation of online supported educational programs, a web of student groups across the nation, and the Namchak Retreat Ranch, which is visioning toward a Tibetan Buddhist retreat complex, an extensive onsite educational program, and an agricultural and herbal business.
Reporting to a three-member Executive Committee, the Managing Director will have overall responsibility for the strategic, programmatic, and financial operations of Namchak LLC, and will oversee the operations for both the Namchak Retreat Ranch and Namchak Foundation. The Managing Director will work collaboratively on a day-to-day basis with the Executive Committee and senior leadership team, which includes Education and Outreach, Land Management, Retreat Ranch Operation and Management, Design and Construction, and Finance and Administration, ensuring that critical resources, expectations, systems, and support are in place to achieve the Namchak vision and strategy.
In partnership with the Executive Committee, the Managing Director will build on and execute a strategic vision and operational plan that is aligned with Namchak’s mission and core values. Candidates must bring the highest levels of integrity and a personal investment in the Namchak mission as well as possess the ability to discuss, with authenticity, the importance of Namchak’s strategic vision regarding the transformative educational experience that its courses, conversations, and connections provide.
This position is based in Missoula, Montana.
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To Be Considered:
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of eight to ten years of executive level experience in a large, dynamic, multi-faceted environment with solid strategic thinking and an ability to manage multiple priorities. Experience working with family offices and ultra-high-net-worth individuals is highly desirable. The Managing Director will lead in a manner that embodies respect, teamwork, and collaboration from a diverse and dedicated staff. Candidates must have the ability to lead programs and organizations with balanced compassion and a practical, strategic business sense; demonstrated budget development experience and the proven ability to interpret, forecast, and manage financial statements is essential. An undergraduate degree is required.
The Namchak LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants who contribute to this diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.