Job posted by: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House
Posted on: January 22, 2014
Lenox Hill Neighborhood House seeks a Program Administrative Coordinator who will help enhance our organization's effectiveness and efficiency. Lenox Hill Neighborhood House, widely recognized as one of New York's premier human services providers, is a 120-year-old settlement house that provides an extensive array of effective and integrated services--social, educational, legal, health, housing, mental health, nutritional and fitness--which significantly improve the lives of 20,000 people in need each year, ages 3 to 103, on the East Side of Manhattan. Our clients include older adults, homeless and formerly homeless adults, children and families, recent immigrants, disabled persons, adult learners and thousands more. For information on Lenox Hill Neighborhood House, please visit our website at www.lenoxhill.org.
Reporting to the Chief Program Officer, the Coordinator will have wide-ranging responsibilities and will be involved in all facets of administration of programs within the organization. Work will involve preparing and analyzing various programmatic reports, inputting and tracking data in several computer databases, responding to government requests, providing research and analysis on program issues as well as developing approaches for improving systems within programs and throughout the organization. The Coordinator will also be asked to assist with funding applications and create promotional and educational materials. The Coordinator will also provide direct administrative support to the Chief Program Officer and work with senior leaders throughout the organization as well as community partners, funders and outside stakeholders.
This is a perfect job for someone who wants to learn about the non-profit field and work with top-level staff at one of New York's premier social services organizations. The Coordinator will provide programmatic support to a variety of programs throughout the organization, and will also represent the organization at meetings and events.
A successful candidate will demonstrate: strong attention to detail and organization; a very high level of computer proficiency (with the ability to learn new technologies and databases); the ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines; excellent written and oral communication skills; the ability to respond sensitively to the needs of our clients; and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team to complete complex projects in a fast-paced environment. BA or BS degree is required. Competitive compensation and excellent benefits package available.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Interested applicants should email a resume, cover letter, writing sample and list of references to LHAdmin@lenoxhill.org. No phone calls please.