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Wilshire Boulevard Temple in Los Angeles is seeking a full-time Director of Hospitality Operations to oversee the day-to-day management of the soon-to-open Audrey Irmas Pavilion (https://audreyirmaspavilion.org/). This new building represents the legacy of Los Angeles’ first and oldest Jewish congregation and its gift to all future generations; a landmark building, instantly iconic, designed by Pritzker Prize-winning architects Rem Koolhaus and Shohei Shigematsu of OMA Partners. Audrey Irmas Pavilion has the capacity to service all types and manner of events, from congregant milestone occasions to non-profit benefits, major entertainment parties, and cultural events.

The Director of Hospitality Operations will be responsible for all aspects of daily operations, including, but not limited to: on-site dining, food & beverage catering, event management, sales team oversight, and general compliance. This is a new position and the start date will be determined once a qualified candidate is identified. This position is accompanied by a competitive base salary, performance-based economic incentives, relocation support (if applicable), and a comprehensive benefits package.

Applicants should possess the following qualifications:

  • Minimum of 10 years in the Hospitality Industry
  • Minimum 5 years in a Director-level position with a major resort, restaurant group, hotel, or event space
  • Bachelor’s Degree in some facet of Hospitality Management is preferred, but not required
  • Willingness to work evenings, weekends, and holidays.


Please upload your cover letter and resume or CV using the upload form on this page or email them confidentially to Cheryl Sanders at csanders@wbtla.org. All inquiries will be considered confidential.