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Project Manager, Community Development

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Empire State Development | New York, NY
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Empire State Development


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Published 10 days ago

Salary

$60,000 - $60,000
Salary up to specified amount


Basic Function: Manage HCDC’s CERSP grant program and assist with initiatives of the Small Business/Community Development Division and implementation of ongoing Harlem CDC projects in the Upper Manhattan area.

Work Performed:

·        Manage HCDC’s CERSP grant program

·        Review grant applications received through dedicated email portal

·        Ensure all documentation is received and accurate

·        Communicate with applicants including telephone and email correspondence.

·        Determine grant eligibility based on program regulations

·        Make approval recommendations based on grant guidelines

·        Monitor and track subsequent approvals

·        Maintain grant program filing and tracking system

·        Maintain grant program files and records

·        Propose and upon approval, implement processes that will improve quality or efficiency of the program

·        Draft Director’s Materials for Small Business and Community Development Initiatives

·    Review and Coordinate the submission of draft Directors Materials and supporting documents from all Harlem CDC departments to the Project Team at ESD for review

·        Performs other related duties as required.

EDUCATION & REQUIREMENTS:

Education Level required:  Bachelor’s Degree in business, liberal Arts and sciences, urban planning, or similar fields; Master’s degree preferred in business, public administration, liberal arts, social sciences, urban planning, or similar fields

Equivalent Experience required: Minimum 3-5 years direct, extensive experience in one or more of the following fields: economic development, government, planning, public administration, or related business or not-for-profit area.

Knowledge required: Excellent communication and interpersonal skills - both written and verbal; knowledge of MS Office: with excellent Microsoft Word skills required, plus Excel and PowerPoint; excellent follow-up skills. Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills. Demonstrated ability to efficiently manage multiple projects/tasks simultaneously, take initiative, and work independently. Familiarity with business, non-profit, and governmental agencies and general knowledge of Upper Manhattan geography and economy. Strong attention to detail and independent follow through are highly important.

Basic Function: Manage HCDC’s CERSP grant program and assist with initiatives of the Small Business/Community Development Division and implementation of ongoing Harlem CDC projects in the Upper Manhattan area.

Work Performed:

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Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Benefits

Enhanced comprehensive benefit package

Enhanced comprehensive benefit package

How To Apply

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Location

163 West 125th Street, Apt. S8L, New York, NY 10027
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