Job Details

Associate Human Rights Specialist

Company name

New York City Commission On Human Rights

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jun 14,2018

Posted on

Jun 13,2018

Salary

USD 54410 Annually

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Bronx, NY
Practice Area
Labor & Employment >> Labor & Employment
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Associate Human Rights Specialist; 55038-01 Duties: The candidate will assist with community-based outreach about the NYCHRL and issues related to the law to community groups, tenant groups, grass-roots organizations, educational institutions, non-profit organizations, private entities, faith based institutions and governmental agencies. Will especially, identify underserved populations and engage in developing creative and effective outreach strategies. Provide technical assistance and trainings for community groups and community-based organizations to further the Commission’s work. Represent the Commission at public meetings, local neighborhood community projects, celebrations, and community events. Prepare and submit reports and forms in accordance with agency reporting requirements. Enter, update, and retrieve information on an electronic information storage system to facilitate agency operations. Performs all duties as needed to advance the work of the CRB and engage in intra-agency collaboration

Qualification and Experience

Qualification: The candidate should have baccalaureate degree from an accredited college and 3+ years of full-time satisfactory professional experience in one or more of the following fields: intergroup relations, equal opportunity, human rights, community relations, labor or industrial relations, law, social service, education, housing, research, investigation, personnel administration or public relations, which included report writing as an integral part of the duties. Must have 2+ years of this experience must have been in intergroup relations, equal opportunity, or human rights, which included report writing as an integral part of the duties.

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Must have 4-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent and 7+ years of full-time satisfactory professional experience.

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Must have a four-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent, and all candidates must have 2+years of full-time professional experience in intergroup relations, equal opportunity, or human rights.

Advanced working proficiency in Microsoft Office program, Internet-based research, and computer skill is preferred. Strong oral and written communication skill is preferred. Excellent attention to detail and strong organizational skill is preferred. Familiarity with the NYCHRL and/or ability to read and understand laws, rules and regulations is preferred. Fluency in a language other than English is preferred.

Additional info

Job ID# 318018 Send resume, letter of interest; Law school transcript (unofficial copy is acceptable); and Writing sample.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
New York City Commission On Human Rights
1932 Arthur Ave
2Nd Flr
Bronx, NY