Company: Good Old Lower East Side, Inc. (GOLES)
Posted on: June 25, 2022
Position Title: Assistant Director (AD)
Organization: Good Old Lower East Side, Inc.
Description: Good Old Lower East Side is a community based
organization dedicated to keeping people in their homes and
community since 1977. GOLES works to build the power of low-income
residents through housing and economic justice organizing
campaigns, community education, and direct services counseling. We
are seeking a bright, energetic and organized individual to join
our team. The Assistant Director reports to the Executive Director
and oversees the various events, programming, and services. The AD
will also work with the Controller to ensure financial are
prepared, evaluated and submitted.
Oversee all direct service and counseling staff
Hire, supervise, and train staff in all service and program areas
Develop a strong relationship and lead strategic engagement
activities with community stakeholders including residents,
businesses and community-based organizations to support
Create reports, as requested, for approval by the Executive
Serve as a point of escalation for high-level complaints and
Work with staff to identify and address and monitor areas for
Programmatic oversight in absence of Program Director.
Develop and facilitate meetings/programs, and events including
special workshops and trainings designed to promote a variety of
educational and social justice related topics
Recruit program guest speakers, trainers and volunteers
Work on special projects and campaigns as needed
Maintain client records as well as requisite reporting for funding
Develop and implement participant recruitment and enrollment
Develop, compile and write communications and promotional
literature for distribution such as newsletters, brochures or
Other duties as assigned by supervisor
Commitment to social justice, bachelors degree in human services,
social work, communication or 5 years experience in program
management, supportive services, event coordination, training and
education. Must have excellent organizational and interpersonal
skills, strong written and verbal communication, candidates should
demonstrate exceptional customer service skills, acute attention to
detail, and the ability to juggle multiple projects under strict
deadline in fast paced office setting. Ability to handle
challenging situations in a professional, courteous and friendly
manner. Capable of working independently and as part of a team.
Ability to work evenings and weekends, bilingual in Chinese or
Spanish preferred. Equal opportunity employer.
GOLES will respond ONLY to eligible applicants who send all
requested documents. Please do not call or e-mail to inquire about
your application status.
Keywords: Good Old Lower East Side, Inc. (GOLES), New York , Assistant Director, Executive , Brooklyn, New York
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