Chief Operating Officer
Are you an experienced leader in the animal welfare field with a love of helping animals and coaching team members to fulfill their passion for mission driven work? Do you want to work somewhere with an inclusive, women-led, LGBTQ+ friendly culture that encourages collaboration, out of the box thinking and the opportunity to create life changing programs to help animals? If you are saying, “yes and YES” to these questions, then the Animal Rescue League of Berks County is waiting for YOU! The Chief Operating Officer oversees the daily operations through leadership over the animal care, medical, client services, and animal protection departments. He/she works collaboratively with officers to meet the needs of the animals under care of the ARL. The position is responsible for ensuring the proper policies and procedures are implemented to keep animals moving safely through the shelter. This person would also be responsible for making recommendations to increase revenue and fundraising efforts. Additionally, he/she would exhibit big picture thinking to allow for continued elevation to programming and lifesaving efforts for animals in the shelter and surrounding communities.