Job Details

Managing Director

Company name

My Sisters' Place

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jul 16,2019

Valid Through

Oct 29,2019

Posted on

Dec 27,2018

Years of Experience

Min 10 yrs required

Location

White Plains, NY, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - General
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Profile

Managing Director
Responsibilities: Direct supervision to Managing Attorneys, Associate Attorneys, and Paralegal Advocates. Responsible for resource and legal program development. Develop and enhance relationships with corporate and pro bono partners. Responsible for the management of government contracts and private grants including applications, reporting and renewals. Oversee client databases. Work closely with Chief Executive Officer and senior team on all agency matters, including operations, policies, budget, resource development, strategic planning, and external affairs. Advise on agency legal matters and support special projects. Support key legislation affecting victims of domestic violence and human trafficking. Act as liaison with outside partner agencies and community based groups.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: JD Degree/Law Degree with admission to New York State Bar. 10+ years of legal supervision and management experience. Experience representing victims of domestic violence and human trafficking, immigrants/refugees, and/or other vulnerable or disenfranchised populations. Strong analytical, organizational, and leadership skills. Strong written and oral communication skills. Strong computer skills, including spreadsheet and database programs. Team player working collaboratively and liaising between the legal and non-legal programs. Strong project management or coordination skills, including ability to work independently, assess priorities, take initiative, handle multiple assignments, and meet deadlines, including grant management and budgets;. Must have excellent interpersonal skills. Fluency/proficiency in Spanish or another language commonly spoken by members of client communities is strongly preferred. Support philosophy and guiding principles.

Additional info

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. Send a cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information of 3 references.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
My Sisters' Place
One Water Street
White Plains, NY 10601

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