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Technical Assistance Coordinator

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Urban Peace Institute
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Los Angeles, CA
Nuevo
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Publicado hace 21 días

Urban Peace Institute (UPI) develops and implements policy, practice, and systems solutions to reduce violence, achieve safety and improve community health so that families can thrive. Our goal is that all members of all communities have the safety, opportunity, and health they need to thrive. We use innovative tools and strategies to strengthen social movements and achieve high impact policy change.

Position Description:

This is a fast- paced position that requires initiative, skilled project coordination and implementation, research and writing ability, and relationship management. We desire a highly motivated person that is committed to social justice and has the keen ability to lead and coordinate projects, programs, and trainings, facilitate meetings and trainings, conduct research and data analysis, organize, and cultivate relationships among a myriad of stakeholder groups, and work as a member of the UPI team.

Position is local, with some remote capability as well as required in-person/in-field meetings/events.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Coordinating and supporting the implementation of various technical assistance projects (both in-person and virtual as well as local and out-of-state), including but not limited to community safety assessments, comprehensive violence prevention/reduction strategy development, and violence reduction/prevention trainings.

• Developing agendas, coordinating planning meetings, organizing materials and presentations, conducting focus groups and interviews, etc.;

• Facilitating meetings, trainings, and assessments activities with violence impacted communities (both in-person and virtual and local and out-of-state);

• Coordinating and leading trainings including identifying subject matter experts, outreach, scheduling, logistics and development of training materials;

• Coordinating curriculum development and lesson plans for training sessions;

• Preparing administrative materials, agendas, and reports for meetings with collaborative partners

• Developing program reports, research summaries, and briefs;

• Cultivating and managing collaborative relationships with a broad array of stakeholders;

• Actively participating and represent UPI in meetings and forums with community members, public officials, law enforcement, statewide coalitions, and other subject matter experts;

• Working in alignment with other UPI projects to strengthen overall UPI mission;

• Working in alignment with organization-wide initiatives to strengthen overall organizational cohesion;

• Participating in agency wide planning, development and communication activities as needed and ensure

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty with excellence. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required:

• A bachelor’s degree is required, Master’s degree preferred in relevant field of study including public policy, criminology, sociology, political science, public health, and others;

• Ability to work effectively with diverse people across the spectrum of socio-economic status, race, ethnicity, and gender orientation;

• Ability to work with violence impacted communities and community members in-person

• Demonstrated commitment to social justice and a disposition to work in an organization focused on civil rights and equity;

• Background in technical assistance and program coordination is highly desired;

• General background in community-based non-profit work, social work, or other related field;

• Experience in group facilitation, project management and service delivery is highly desired;

• Experience in coordinating and training/teaching adult learners in traditional and non-traditional settings is highly desired;

• Experience in research and data analysis is desired;

• Ability to multi-task under high pressure while remaining highly organized;

Excellent written and oral communication skills (i.e., grant and report writing, outreach, facilitation, and message delivery);

• Strong analytical abilities, self-starter, organized, and detail oriented;

• Ability to take on responsibilities independently and work as a team with only general supervision;

• Strong internet research skills and very high computer proficiency;

• Excellent interpersonal skills;

• Familiarity with various forms of social media.

• COVID-19 vaccination is required due to contractual requirements

Annual Salary and Benefits: $60,000 – $67,000. The Urban Peace Institute offers a comprehensive benefits package, including a fully paid medical plan. Additional benefits include dental, vision, life insurance, disability options, a flexible spending account, and 401k.

Urban Peace Institute is an “at will” and equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Women, people of color and people who have been impacted by the criminal justice system are encouraged to apply. In addition, the organization will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.

To Apply:

Please send resume and cover letter stating interest in the position specifically detailing: 1) program coordination experience, 2) facilitation experience and 3) commitment to Urban Peace issues and/or social justice to:

E-mail to: careers@urbanpeaceinstitute.org

Subject Line: TA Coordinator Position

Attention to: Jessica Canales, Technical Assistance Manager

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Urban Peace Institute (UPI) develops and implements policy, practice, and systems solutions to reduce violence, achieve safety and improve community health so that families can thrive. Our goal is that all members of all communities have the…

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USD $60.000 - USD $67.000
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The Urban Peace Institute offers a comprehensive benefits package, including a fully paid medical plan. Additional benefits include dental, vision, life insurance, disability options, a flexible spending account, and 401k.

The Urban Peace Institute offers a comprehensive benefits package, including a fully paid medical plan. Additional benefits include dental, vision, life insurance, disability…

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El trabajo se puede realizar en o cerca de Los Angeles, CA
Ubicación Asociada
1910 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026, USA
Suite 800

Cómo aplicar

Please send resume and cover letter stating interest in the position specifically detailing: 1) program coordination experience, 2) facilitation experience and 3) commitment to Urban Peace issues and/or social justice to:

E-mail to: careers@urbanpeaceinstitute.org

Subject Line: TA Coordinator Position

Attention to: Jessica Canales, Technical Assistance Manager

Please send resume and cover letter stating interest in the position specifically detailing: 1) program coordination experience, 2) facilitation experience and 3) commitment to…

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