Assistant Director

POST DATE: 2/18/19

ORGANIZATION: Asian Health Coalition at The University of Chicago Medicine Center

DESCRIPTION: The Center for Asian Health Equity (CAHE) and community partner Asian Health Coalition, is seeking a highly motivated and community connected Assistant Director to join our leadership team. Under the direction of the Executive Director, the Assistant Director will oversee all community based programming and reporting.  They will help supervise a large staff of exempt and non-exempt employees, including the management team comprised of staff for the finance, grant/contracts, Information technology, and staff human resources functions. Full description here


Program Assistant

POST DATE: 2/18/19

ORGANIZATION: Strengthening Chicago's Youth

DESCRIPTION: This position will support day-to-day operational and programmatic activities for SCY and PAACT, including providing general administrative support to both teams. The successful candidate will work under the direction of SCY's Operations Manager and PAACT's Program Manager and in collaboration with staff and interns. Full description here


Executive Director

POST DATE: 2/18/19

ORGANIZATION: Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence

DESCRIPTION: The Executive Director is the key management leader of Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence (ICHV). The Executive Director is responsible for overseeing policy development and advocacy, administration, programs and strategic plan of the organization. Other key duties include fundraising, media relations, marketing, and community outreach. The position reports directly to the Board of Directors (Board). Full description here


Housing Justice Organizer

POST DATE: 2/11/19

ORGANIZATION: Chicago Area Fair Housing Alliance (CAFHA)

DESCRIPTION: CAFHA is seeking a half-time Housing Justice Organizer. This position is approximately 20 hours per week, and hours will fluctuate between daytime, evenings, and weekend hours. This position reports to CAFHA’s Executive Director. This position is critical to CAFHA’s Policy & Advocacy Program, ensuring that those most impacted have a central role in decision making. The person filling this position will work with CAFHA’s team to determine future advocacy initiatives and will work on CAFHA’s current advocacy initiatives. Full description here


Director of Economic Justice

POST DATE: 2/11/19

ORGANIZATION: Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law

DESCRIPTION: The Shiver Center is seeking a Director of Economic Justice to provide organizational leadership and management oversight of the Shriver Center’s work to ensure that low-income people have access to the public benefits (with a focus on TANF and SNAP), work supports, and equitable workforce policies needed to be successful as well as a state budget that is fair and inclusive of the needs of low-income people. The Economic Justice Director supervises a team of lawyers tasked with improving the economic stability of low-income households in Illinois and nationally and challenging those systems and structures that create and perpetuate racial inequities. The Economic Justice Director ensures that the advocacy of the team is community-driven and with direct community input. Full description here


Technical Advisor II

POST DATE: 2/11/19

ORGANIZATION: Criminal Justice Information Authority

DESCRIPTION: This position drafts legal grant boiler agreements, interagency agreements, users agreements, proposed bills, amendments, resolutions, rules and regulations.  Reviews grant agreements prior to execution to ensure legal compliance and completion; collaborates with staff to create funding priorities and plans, and to develop specific notices of funding opportunities. Full description here


Training Coordinator

POST DATE: 2/11/19

ORGANIZATION: Criminal Justice Information Authority

DESCRIPTION: Developing training curriculum for specific topics for direct services to victims of crime; creating training and conference materials; recruiting and negotiating with potential trainers and presenters; executing contract with presenters. Full description here