The Center for Court Innovation is a non-profit organization that works to create a more effective and humane justice system by performing original research and helping launch reforms by guiding justice innovators, nationally and internationally. The Center creates operating projects that have been documented to reduce the use of jail and prison, assist victims of crime, and strengthen communities.
The Center for Court Innovation has operated the Upstate New York office, located in Syracuse, New York, since 2004. The Upstate Office assists in the development of new problem-solving court initiatives, provides technical assistance to existing problem-solving courts throughout Upstate New York, and plans and implements new programs focused on improving the delivery of justice.
The Center for Court Innovation’s Upstate Office is seeking an Administrative Associate. Reporting to the Upstate Office Project Director, the Administrative Associate will assist in the day-to-day operations of the office and provide administrative and logistical support for the office’s diverse functions and projects. The Administrative Associate will work from our downtown Syracuse office.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree and 1-2 years of related experience or 3-4 years of equivalent experience. This position requires a detail-oriented self-starter with excellent organizational skills who can get things done efficiently in a fast-paced environment. Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office is required, as well as familiarity with office technology such as computers, cell phones, fax machines, etc. and social media platforms. Excellent verbal and written skills are a must. The candidate must be able to prioritize tasks and remain flexible in the face of rapidly changing work projects. Knowledge or experience working with the justice system is helpful. Candidate must be able to transport self between office locations in the City of Syracuse (2 Downtown, 1 Westside, 1 Southside).
Position Type: Full time
Location: Syracuse, NY
The Center for Court Innovation is a non-profit organization that works to create a more effective and humane justice system by performing original research and helping launch reforms by guiding justice innovators, nationally and…
Excellent benefits package including comprehensive health, dental and life insurance, four weeks paid vacation, paid sick time, TransitChek, Flexible Spending Account plans for health and dependent care, a 403(b) retirement plan and a 401(k) retirement plan with a generous employer match.
Excellent benefits package including comprehensive health, dental and life insurance, four weeks paid vacation, paid sick time, TransitChek, Flexible Spending Account plans for…