The Associate Vice President (AVP) of Operations drives the implementation of programs, projects and complex initiatives that support operations at the agency level and Southwest Key Program’s vision for the future. The AVP will report to the Chief Operations Officer and work closely with senior operational leadership to ensure adequate cross departmental collaboration and alignment to organizational goals. This position works under broad, administrative direction carrying the responsibility for providing strategic leadership and direction in the planning, implementation, improvement, and evaluation of operations at the organization. This individual will ensure that we are operating at the highest levels of efficiency and are consistently making strides to evolve supports and build sustainable business operations across SWK. This position may require more work hours than the normal eight hour workday and also may require up to 20% travel.
Must be able to read, write, and communicate both verbally and in written form to express and exchange ideas. While performing the responsibilities of this job, the employee must be able to access all components of work station and other office equipment. Frequent typing, writing, bending and twisting. Must be able to lift up to 10 pounds.
General office environment with moderate noise. This position is mostly sedentary, involves sitting most of the time, but may involve walking or standing for brief periods of time. A busy environment with many unscheduled interruptions. Frequent computer use at workstation for extended periods of time. Public contact position requiring appropriate business apparel.