Job Details

Deputy Project Director

Company name

Center For Court Innovation

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Date Last Verified

Feb 06, 2020

Valid Through

May 21, 2020

Posted on

Sep 21, 2019

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


Bronx, NY, United States

Employment Type



Practice Area
Criminal Law >> Criminal Law
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Deputy Project Director
Duties: Oversee the project’s supervised release, alternative to incarceration, clinical services, intake, and compliance work; Supervise senior staff and a range of professionals including social workers, case managers, attorneys, interns, and researchers; Coordinate efforts of resource coordinators, intake and clinical staff to maximize effectiveness of alternative to detention and incarceration programming, including social services and compliance monitoring for criminal justice involved populations; Maintain and establish relationships with court players, community-based social service and leaders, programs and other criminal justice agencies and partners; Work with judges, prosecutors, defense attorneys, other court administrators, and community leaders and agencies to ensure program operations run smoothly; Oversee day-to-day alternative to detention program management and development; Oversee the quality of program data and materials, refining and improving workflow and case processing when necessary; Devise and implement strategies for improving department cohesiveness and interdepartmental communication; Assist in coordinating research, planning, and reporting activities; Assist the Project Director and the Center’s Development team in grant management and writing, which includes monthly and quarterly reporting to funders and opportunities for new initiatives; Develop procedures and protocols to help track and meet grant deliverables; Spearhead relationships in with community leaders, organizations, and business for the benefit of the clients served by BCS; Help facilitate conversations with senior staff to identify, sustain, and explore new funding sources, and to develop and coordinate new initiatives; Host funders and site visitors to Bronx Community Solutions and the Bronx Criminal and Supreme Courthouses; Coordinate and lead special task forces and working groups on relevant issues; Assist the Project Director with administrative responsibilities as needed; and Attend events after hours as needed.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: An advanced degree in law, public administration, social work, or a related discipline and have 5+ years of post-graduate experience. 5+ years of supervisory experience and knowledge of the criminal justice system required. Must be highly organized and able to multi-task. Candidate must be skilled communicator able to work in multi-disciplinary setting and maintain strong relationships with multiple agencies and organizations both onsite and in the community.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Center For Court Innovation
Brownsville Community Justice Center
444 Thomas S. Boyland Street
Brooklyn, NY 11212

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