Are you looking for a proud career with meaning? The Forest Lawn Group has a team of dedicated professionals who are committed to the families and funeral directors we serve, from groundskeepers and maintenance staff to sales associates and administrative personnel.
If you’re interested in working for the Forest Lawn Group at any of our cemeteries, please follow the instructions included in each job posting.
President and CEO of the Forest Lawn Group
The Forest Lawn Group is currently seeking a new President and CEO whose primary role will be to ensure that this historic treasure and important community asset grows in reputation and value and continues to live on for generations to come. Forest Lawn is committed to attracting a diverse group of candidates from Buffalo-Niagara and across the country.
The CEO will join a highly experienced Senior Leadership Team with extensive knowledge and expertise in the areas of cemetery and cremation operations, management, financial competence, and leadership. The successful candidate will have experience working with and/or leading cultural institutions with a focus on art, architecture, nature, and history. They will bring a strategic and visionary leadership style, strong business acumen, a focus on community relationship building in all communities, fundraising, advocacy, and experience leading and developing teams.
The successful CEO will chart the strategic direction of the organization and build the necessary talent, systems, and culture to accomplish organizational objectives. Specifically focusing on creating a place where employees feel valued, resources are available to support the preservation and sustainability of Forest Lawn Group and its entities, and the Western New York Community and beyond is aware of the true magnificence, history, and legacy that Forest Lawn has to offer.