Community Partner Coordinator

Job Tracking ID:  512181-562054
Location:   Jackson Heights, NY
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  January 27, 2017
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Job Description:

Do you have a passion for making a difference in someone’s life? Are you looking for an opportunity to use your skills, experience and empathetic nature to work alongside other passionate people in a supportive environment where collaboration and creativity are encouraged? Are you driven to improve your skills for the purpose of helping others? Then the Community Partner Coordinator position is for you! We are seeking compassionate and team-oriented individuals to join our spirited team.


As Community Partner Coordinator, you will oversee the Community Partner Program. You will also build relationships with community based organizations to understand partner organizations and develop database and processes to refer participants to job readiness services and support.



Successful Elements:

  • Meet with community organizations to learn about their missions and share information about our mission and goals
  • Maintain current knowledge of state and local guidelines and regulations
  • Communicate with other departments and management to develop strategy and solutions
  • Coordinate referrals and progress of program participants
  • Meet performance criteria on a weekly, monthly and annual basis
  • Act as liaison between various departments to meet participant needs
  • Identify bridge training, vocational training and other support services
  • Work closely with the Career Navigators to make sure that the labor market is adequately represented
  • Represent EDSI services to the community, host roundtables, and monthly community-based organization meetings


Experience and Skills:

Required Experience:

  • Experience in business, sales, training, interpersonal skills
  • Experience in a team-oriented environment
  • Knowledge of Microsoft applications
  • Leadership experience a plus

 Required Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in business, education, human resources, liberal arts or related area

 Bring your expertise to EDSI where you will be able to live our values every day: Show Up, Smile and Support!

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Additional Information:

Job Level:   Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings:   1
Years of Experience:   2 - 5 Years
Level of Education:   BA/BS
Salary:   $ $60,000 to 60,000 per year
Starting Date :   ASAP