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Emergency Services Program Manager

Save First Financial Wellness

Full-Time; Exempt

Reports to: Save First Executive Director


AGENCY OVERVIEW:

Through the principles of Catholic Social Teaching, Catholic Charities of Oregon achieves lasting solutions to poverty and injustice by partnering with clients to meet their economic and educational goals, and to support their physical and social well-being. Catholic Charities is the official domestic relief agency of the Archdiocese of Portland in Oregon.


SAVE FIRST OVERVIEW:

Save First Financial Wellness, a service of Catholic Charities, supports financial empowerment for individuals and families through a continuum of services. Save First is a well-regarded, innovative, and rapidly growing leader within the financial empowerment and asset building field with a mission to partner with the most vulnerable to achieve lasting solutions to poverty and injustice.


Are you looking for challenging, meaningful work where mission and people matter? Are you looking to be an integral part of an exceptional team with unlimited opportunity to learn and grow? If you answered yes, then please apply below. We'd love to meet you!


POSITION SUMMARY:

Save First's Emergency Services Program Manager will be responsible for the implementation and management of all emergency services employer and community contracts and the supervision of assigned staff to service those contracts. This position will provide project management of all assigned contracts, intake, assessment, and administration of the emergency assistance funds of the corporate employer contracts. Will work closely with team members to reconcile fund distributions and reporting to corporate employer contracts. This person will work collaboratively with the Executive Director of Save First to determine eligibility of prospective clients into the program and assess how best to utilize funds. This position requires the ability to project manage, supervise assigned staff and work as a team member, integrating the client into every aspect of the program, ensuring a holistic approach to the client's needs.


PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide oversight and management of assigned corporate contracts.
  • Provide effective supervision of assigned staff to service those contracts.
  • Train and coach assigned staff and new team members.
  • Work with Assistant Director of Operations and the Catholic Charities of Oregon (CCO) Finance Department to reconcile fund disbursements.
  • Provide reports for internal and external contracts as required by contract.
  • Respond to program inquiries, conduct intakes, and assess eligibility of clients, including Spanish-speaking clients, for program services as needed.
  • Oversee and coordinate team delivering emergency assistance for eligible clients by communicating with clients and vendors, collect and complete necessary paperwork/vouchers, submit requests to CCO Finance Department, and follow-up with clients as necessary. Assist in intake process when required due to the client load.
  • Provide effective financial coaching and case management for clients as needed.
  • Provide information and referral navigation as needed.
  • Organize outreach events or opportunities to inform the community of our services and assist with program and team events as needed.
  • Serve as a secondary point of contact for a group of volunteer coaches, providing resources and answering questions as needed.
  • Assist in grant writing as opportunities arise and when needed by the Executive Director and the Development Team.
  • Participate in trainings and coordination meetings as requested by Executive Director.
  • Adherence to Catholic Charities policies and procedures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Social Work, human services or equivalent lived and or worked experience required.
  • 2 4 years of progressive project management experience required.
  • 1 2 years of experience in program development and oversight.
  • Outstanding leadership skills with 2-3 years supervisory experience showing progression.
  • At least two years' experience managing social service-related programs, including experience with staff supervision, program development, and budget management.
  • Ability to communicate concisely and effectively, both verbally and in writing in Spanish and English, required.
  • Demonstrated competency working with people from diverse cultures. Ability to assess, treat, and interact with all individuals in a culturally competent manner.
  • Ability to effectively work with standard office programs including Word, Excel, Outlook, Microsoft Teams, PowerPoint, Publisher, and Salesforce required.
  • Demonstrate judgment and discretion in dealing with confidential matters.
  • Commitment to Catholic Charities mission to work in partnership with vulnerable populations to achieve lasting solutions to poverty and injustice.
  • Must be able to organize and prioritize work, be proactive, take initiative, follow-through, and simultaneously manage multiple priorities to ensure goals are met in a timely manner. High attention to detail required.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Willingness to learn new skills and take on new responsibilities.
  • Strong analytical and strategic problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work well in team setting, as well as independently; be flexible and adapt well to different dynamics in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, which could include some evenings and weekends.
  • Travel in Oregon and Washington as needed. Must have driver's license, access to vehicle and ability to obtain automobile insurance at levels required by agency (100/300/100).
  • Satisfactory results from criminal, civil and/or motor vehicle background check required.


COMPENSATION: Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience. Competitive benefits package, including: 100% employer-paid health insurance (employee portion), disability, life insurance, paid time off, 12 paid holidays, retirement plan, free parking and more.

TO APPLY: Submit your application, resume and cover letter at https://catholiccharitiesoregon.applicantpro.com/jobs/


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Emergency Services Program Manager

Save First Financial Wellness

Full-Time; Exempt

Reports to: Save First Executive Director


AGENCY OVERVIEW:

Through the principles of Catholic Social Teaching, Catholic Charities of Oregon achieves…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Application Deadline
    July 7, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Managerial

Location

On-site
Portland, OR 97202, USA

How to Apply

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

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