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Programs Manager

Center for Conflict Resolution, Chicago, Illinois


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Published 27 days ago

Looking for an opportunity to enter into the field of conflict resolution and mediation? Join our team-oriented, friendly and professional staff at the Center for Conflict Resolution and get a head start in the world of Alternative Dispute Resolution.


The Organization: The Center for Conflict Resolution (CCR) is an independent, not-for-profit organization, whose funding comes from public and private sources. CCR provides mediation services to the Chicago area, focusing on people of limited means, nonprofits, and institutions supporting the public and community interest. CCR’s programs are run by a staff of thirteen and more than 180 volunteer mediators. For more information about the organization, see www.ccrchicago.org


Please note that CCR is currently operating remotely due to Covid-19.


Position Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate virtual mediation sessions in partnership with the public and various court programs.
  • Schedule mediation sessions and mediators.
  • Maintain case records, including extensive data entry.
  • Telephone and e-mail communication with clients about CCR’s services.
  • Train to be a mediator and mediate as needed.
  • Coach and support volunteer mediators


Qualifications: The qualified candidate must:

·        Be able to work in a team environment, as well as independently;

·        Possess excellent communication and organizational skills; and

·        Have seasoned computer skills including experience with Zoom.

·        Bachelor’s degree preferred but not required


Hours, Benefits, and Salary: This is a contract position of 35 hours a week at $24/hour. Based on extension of grant funding, this position may become full time with benefits.

 

How to Apply: E-mail a cover letter and résumé to the attention of Rae Kyritsi, Programs Director, at applications@ccrchicago.org. All documents submitted must be in Word format.


NO PHONE INQUIRIES.


Deadline to Apply: Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until a candidate is hired.


CCR is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer

The Center for Conflict Resolution is an equal opportunity service provider that values the richness of Chicagoland’s diverse communities and emphasizes inclusiveness. The Center provides our client base with quality mediation services regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, class or socioeconomic status, age, religion, national origin, disability, professional background or other characteristics. We strive to reflect the diverse communities we serve in our staff, our board and our volunteers.

Looking for an opportunity to enter into the field of conflict resolution and mediation? Join our team-oriented, friendly and professional staff at the Center for Conflict Resolution and get a head start in the world of Alternative…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Contract

Location

11 E. Adams, Suite 500, Chicago, IL 60603

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