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Director of Business Development

We Are Hiring

Bethlehem Woods, part of Ascension Living, is looking for a dynamic Director of Business Development to join the team!  This beautiful community is ideally located on 42 acres in La Grange Park and offers a variety of apartment styles and lifestyle packages for the perfect mix of quiet living with all of the conveniences of independence.

Why Join Ascension?

  • Be part of a great team and culture
  • Generous PTO, excellent (and affordable) medical, dental, vision and retirement (with a match)
  • Tuition reimbursement, discount programs and more

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Ascension Senior Living, you will have the opportunity to direct business development strategic business operations.


  • Organizes operations to provide high quality cost effective services.
  • Responsible for building relationships with physicians, businesses and communities in an effort to establish partnerships and affiliations.
  • Actively identifies conventional and non-conventional growth opportunities that will lead to additional volume and revenue, improving ministry's strategic positioning in the market place.
  • Manages staff relations including performance management, staff satisfaction, conflict management and other job related issues. Oversees scheduling, recruitment and payroll.
  • Designs and prioritizes the strategic growth opportunities within and across markets with employers, health systems, payers, government entities, brokers, and other key potential clients or strategic partners.
  • Contributes to the development and continuous improvement of services, policies, processes, and programs delivered.

What You Will Need


  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience; or Associate's degree; or Bachelor's degree required.
  • Master's degree preferred.

Work Experience:

  • 5 years of experience required; 10 years of experience preferred.
  • 2 years of leadership or management experience required; 5 years of leadership or management experience preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

Ascension participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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Job ID: 363687
Category: Business Administration
Facility: AHSCM Bethlehem Woods
Ministry: Ascension Living
Location: LaGrange Park, IL

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