Catholic Charities Neighborhood Services Seeking Program Manager II

Catholic Charities Neighborhood Services is seeking a Program Manager II to work at St. Louis Senior Center located at 230 Kingston Avenue, Brooklyn, N.Y.

The Program Manager II is responsible for day-to-day administration and operation of the Senior Center (less than 100 seniors attending daily) ensuring quality services, adherence to budget and meeting contractual obligations.

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INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY: MAYOR’S COMMUNITY AFFAIRS UNIT

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The Mayor’s Community Affairs Unit (CAU) is the direct link between the Mayor and New York’s communities. CAU organizes participation in key mayoral initiatives at the community level through direct contact with community boards, organizations, and city residents.  CAU plays an active role in public events across the five boroughs and in connecting to New York’s diverse communities.

Interns will gain experience in government and community organizing while working side by side with senior office staff to carry out the Mayor’s key initiatives across New York City.  Internships with CAU will provide an opportunity to assist with and attend many government and community events and get an inside look at New York City government. Ideal candidates will be highly reliable and motivated, independent, sociable, and comfortable in high pressure situations. This is a perfect opportunity for students focusing on areas such as public affairs, public policy, and political science.

Multiple internships are available.  Based on skills and interests, internships may be designated to focus on key constituency or program areas.  Full time and part time internships are available (min 15 hours/wk).  All internships are unpaid; will complete paperwork necessary for student to receive available college credit.

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Assisting Borough Directors and Deputy Commissioners with community engagement and organizing, including meetings, presentations, public activities.
  • Identifying and cultivating relationships and opportunities around major issues, in neighborhoods, or with key constituencies.
  • Planning, preparing for, and attending meetings and events, logistics coordination, and event promotion.
  • Preparing and researching background documents; briefings, summaries
  •  Providing overall administrative and project support
  • Assisting with the development of social media outreach and communications.
  •  Help build and maintain constituent tracking systems, databases.
  • Maintaining event calendars and databases, logistics coordination, and event promotion
  • Assist with correspondence and constituent case management.

Preferred Qualification and/or Skills:

  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, written, communication, and analytical skills;
  • Ability to deal with a diverse constituency and work productively under pressure, both as an individual and part of a team;
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint, and general internet research
  • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple assignments, including the ability to manage time and work independently, while paying close attention to details in the process of accomplishing tasks and problem solving;
  • Ability to work with all levels of staff, inside and outside of the city and other governmental and non-governmental agencies and/or organizations
  • Proficiency in a language other than English highly desirable.

- A strong ability to conduct online research and a confidence in navigating social media platforms

Please send resume and cover letter to TLin@cityhall.nyc.gov.

Accounting Manager Position Open At The Apollo Theater

The Finance Department is looking for an Accounting Manager 

The ideal candidate will oversee the day-to-day operations of the accounting department as well as perform general ledger account analysis and reconciliations.  S/he will be responsible for the accuracy of accounting information, oversee month-end and year-end closes and work closely with auditors. The complete job description is attached to this email.

The complete job description is attached to this email.  If you or anyone you know are/is interested in this position, click to here!

BP Office Hiring Economic Development Adviser and Policy Analyst

The Brooklyn Borough President’s Office is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

SALARY: Commensurate with Experience

LOCATION: 209 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn, New York 11201

The Brooklyn Borough President’s Office seeks an Economic Development Advisor to manage and advise the Borough President on economic development issues and coordinate varying policy projects upon request. This position will include the following responsibilities:

  • Manage the Borough President’s major economic development initiatives;
  • Advise the Borough President in establishing policy on all aspects of economic development;
  • Perform research and analysis on the economic status of the industry in the borough, including employment generations, industry trends, and major developments;
  • Serve as the liaison between the Borough President and Brooklyn business communities providing technical assistance;
  • Monitor Brooklyn’s Commercial Revitalization Programs;
  • Represent the Borough President on the NYC Economic Development Board of Directors and on the Board of Directors of Business Improvement Districts;
  • Maintain an economic development database of contacts;
  • Assist Borough Hall’s policy unit on special projects;
  • Represent the Borough President at community events;
  • Perform other duties as necessary.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Excellent communication skills (unedited electronic writing and spreadsheet samples will be required from each final candidate);
  • Knowledge of, and experience with economic development;
  • Strong research skills, attention to detail, and a desire to work in a demanding, fast-paced environment;
  • Excellent computer skills (Microsoft Word Office Suite, which includes Power Point, Excel, and Outlook);
  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in economics, finance, public administration, urban studies, political science or other related fields. However, a Master’s degree is preferred;
  • Ability to work nights and weekends;
  • 2 – 3 years or relevant experience required;
  • A valid New York State Driver’s License required;
  • NYC residency required.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

MAIL RESUME, COVER LETTER AND SALARY HISTORY TO:
Office of the Brooklyn Borough President
Human Resources
209 Joralemon Street
Brooklyn, New York 11201

DATE: January 8, 2015 POST UNTIL: Until Filled

JVN #: 012-15-009