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Manager, Technology Projects

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Alliance for Downtown New York, Inc.


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Published 15 days ago

Use your skills as a technologist to help make New York a more dynamic place to work, live and visit. Make valued contributions to an organization dedicated to improving the public realm by using your knowledge of systems, project management and technology to empower your colleagues and provide the organization with the right tools to pursue its mission.


At the Alliance for Downtown New York, you’d be working on projects ranging from helping manage a Salesforce database to maintaining a large-scale public Wi-Fi program to being a key liaison with our IT vendor to keeping major projects on time and on budget and more. We are looking for a tech-savvy, people person who enjoys making an organization work smarter and gets a kick out of helping others take full advantage of the digital age. In short, a service orientation along with a desire to stay on top of emerging technology trends and skills will serve an applicant well. The Manager of Technology Projects will report directly to and support the Chief Technology Officer in every facet of his role to help keep the Downtown Alliance and Lower Manhattan technologically forward-thinking. Responsibilities include:

  • Technology Projects: This role will support all major projects such as upgrading/expanding Wi-Fi in the district, changing vendors, digital asset management, and more. Primarily involves tracking progress and coordinating with internal/external constituents.
  • Salesforce: Maintain existing, and migrate key, internal business processes and workflows to Salesforce
  • Internal Advisory Role: Work with departments to improve processes, recommend new tech resources for employees, tech troubleshooting and assist on all internal technology projects.
  • Online Communications: Assist in website and mobile app projects including Google Analytics and Adwords and other measuring tools.
  • Technology Education and Research: Promote the technology education of employees by assisting in training and regular emails/newsletters. Research new technologies, new applications, and new projects, etc.


For more than 25 years, the Downtown Alliance (downtownny.com) has been the steward for Lower Manhattan — covering the area south of Chambers Street. From keeping the streets clean and safe, to supporting local business and inspiring visitors, our mission is to make Lower Manhattan a thriving and inviting place. We’re seeking a manager of technology projects to help our employees and our constituents.

REQUIREMENTS

Cover Letter:

  • Please include a well-written cover letter describing how your experience aligns with this position.

Experience:

  • A minimum of 3 years of experience.
  • High level of comfort using technology whether it is hardware/software/handhelds/tablets, etc.
  • Salesforce experience preferred.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and collegial instincts.
  • A customer service orientation is valued.
  • Highly organized, detail-oriented and self-motivated.
  • Knowledge of Campaign Monitor, FormAssembly, Zapier or similar applications a plus.

Use your skills as a technologist to help make New York a more dynamic place to work, live and visit. Make valued contributions to an organization dedicated to improving the public realm by using your knowledge of systems, project management…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule

Benefits

The Alliance for Downtown New York, Inc. offers a very competitive benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401k plan, commuter benefit, life insurance, long term disability insurance, tuition assistance, paid time off, and Citibike membership. The Alliance for Downtown New York is an equal opportunity employer. For more information about the scope of our work, please consult www.downtownny.com.

The Alliance for Downtown New York, Inc. offers a very competitive benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401k plan, commuter benefit, life insurance, long…

Location

120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271

How to Apply

Please include a well-written cover letter describing how your experience aligns with this position.

Please include a well-written cover letter describing how your experience aligns with this position.

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