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Director of Operations

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StreetWise Partners
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New York, NY
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Published 9 days ago

Job Overview: 

StreetWise Partners is a non-profit organization seeking an experienced, systemic thinker to serve as its  part-time Director of Operations. The Director is tasked with a 20 hour work week. This is a senior level  position that works closely with an executive team of four to support organizational operations with a  focus on finance, human resources, technology and systems improvement.

This is a part-time position in New York City and reports to the Executive Director. The role is currently  virtual but will return to in-person in the future.

Job Responsibilities: 

• Employee Hiring, Onboarding, Off-boarding 

  • Collaborate with the senior team to create employee recruitment plans based on  organization’s needs. 
  • Manage recruitment sourcing; serve as the liaison for employment candidates and  manage interview scheduling. 
  • Conduct employee background checks and draft employment offer letters. o Oversee onboarding process; create logins and passwords, assign hardware and  software, train on organizational systems. 
  • Oversee off-boarding process including shut-down of email, transfer of software  credentials and return of hardware. 
  • Maintain and regularly update Employee Onboarding Manual. 

• Employment Management & Support 

  • Drive the embodiment and implementation of the organization’s core values and  guiding principles; ensure that the organization fosters a diverse and inclusive  workspace. 
  • Review and update human resource policies and practices based on a D&I framework;  maintain and update Employment Manual. 
  • Manage annual review process, including templates and timelines. 

• Benefits 

  • Manage PEO relationship; handle annual contracting and benefit renewals. o Oversee the organization’s 403B plan; liaison with investment managers. o Monitor the quarterly report submission and payment of invoices by PEO to the states  in which the organization operates. 

• I/T Management 

  • Serve as primary contact to outsourced I/T support provider; troubleshoot challenges. o Support software licensing purchases and renewals; support all hardware purchases. o Provide solutions to short and long-term program service delivery infrastructure needs. • Office Management 
  • Manage fluctuating office space needs in each region and identify short and long-term  solutions; maintain relationships with landlords, including initiating timely lease  renewals. 
  • Manage post-covid return to work protocols and processes; support compliance with  federal and state labor law. 
  • Research and order office supplies as needed. 

• Insurance 

  • Manage the annual renewal process for commercial, commercial liability, director &  officers’ insurance. 
  • Serve as the liaison between staff and the insurance agency for Certificates of Insurance  requested by funders or needed for special events. 

• Salesforce Management 

  • Manage the outsourced SF Administrator. 
  • Project manage the roll out of Salesforce enhancements for the program and  development teams; maintain and update the Salesforce user manual. 

• Financial Management Support 

  • Support the bookkeeper with information needed to process monthly accounts  receivable, payable and bank statement reconciliation. 
  • Lead the audit preparation process.
  • Collaborate with the Executive Director and Outsourced Bookkeeper to create the  annual budget workbook. 
  • Provide high level financial analysis. 

About StreetWise Partners

Are you a champion for economic and racial equity?  

Are you committed to tackling systemic opportunity gaps that have prevented adults from accessing  professional careers and upward mobility? 

Are you inspired to help StreetWise Partners develop and maintain a strong operational core to drive  impact and expansion? 

Mission: 

The mission of StreetWise Partners is to leverage mentorship to increase employment opportunities in  New York City, Washington, D.C. and Detroit. StreetWise Partners pairs volunteers with mentees who  are unemployed or underemployed to provide them with the skills, resources, and networks they need  to secure and maintain employment. 

Organizational Description: 

For over 20 years, StreetWise Partners has driven economic and career success for adults from  overlooked and under-resourced communities. StreetWise Partners’ one-year mentoring program  provides customized, individualized mentorship for internship and job seekers while helping them  establish an expansive professional network made up of hundreds of advocates who open doors and  support long term career success. StreetWise Partners launched its first program in New York City in  1997, expanded to Washington D.C. in 2006 and to Detroit in 2019. Since inception, StreetWise Partners  has served 7,000 mentees through the support of 12,000 mentors.

Job Overview: 

StreetWise Partners is a non-profit organization seeking an experienced, systemic thinker to serve as its  part-time Director of Operations. The Director is tasked with a 20 hour work week. This is a senior level  position that…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    June 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    May 31, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Benefits

• 3 weeks of paid vacation. 

• Flexible work hours, select summer Fridays off and remote working opportunities post-COVID.

• 3 weeks of paid vacation. 

• Flexible work hours, select summer Fridays off and remote working opportunities post-COVID.

Level of Language Proficiency

Qualifications: 

• Minimum of 7 years of experience in non-profit operations. 

• Strong commitment to social justice and racial equity. 

• Superior ability to think strategically and manage multiple projects, with keen attention to  detail. 

• High proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and data management systems (Salesforce  experience a plus).  

• Highly self-motivated with strong leadership and management skills.

Qualifications: 

• Minimum of 7 years of experience in non-profit operations. 

• Strong commitment to social justice and racial equity. 

• Superior ability to think strategically and…

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near New York, NY
Associated Location
New York, NY

How to Apply

Please send a cover letter and resume with salary requirements to jobs@streetwisepartners.org with  “Director of Operations” in the subject line. No phone calls please. We will contact only those applicants  with whom we plan to set up an interview. 

StreetWise Partners is an equal opportunity employer. We value and welcome diversity in the workplace  and strongly encourage all qualified persons to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration  for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual  orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. 

For more information about StreetWise Partners please visit: www.streetwisepartners.org

Please send a cover letter and resume with salary requirements to jobs@streetwisepartners.org with  “Director of Operations” in the subject line. No phone calls please. We will…

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