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Part time Data Coordinator

Data Coordinator – Pittsfield Family Networks (18.75 hours/week)
This is a challenging opportunity, with a very competitive salary to work on a well-developed team in close collaboration with DCF staff; interface with all Family-Based Service providers; open and close service referrals; process Flexible Spending Account requests; other small administrative duties.
Associates Degree or higher preferred but not a requirement. Minimum 3 years computer and/or database experience; Must have proficient experience using Excel, with the ability to analyze data and build reports, must also have a working knowledge of other MS Office programs, including Microsoft Outlook. Must be organized and able to work in a sometimes fast paced environment. Must be flexible and able to work independently as well as part of a team. Bi-lingual, bi-cultural candidates encouraged to apply. Send resume and cover letter to Paula McDermott, Berkshire Children and Families, 480 West Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201 or email pmcdermott@berkshirechildren.org. AA/EOE

Research Development & Support Specialist – UMass Amherst – FT

University of Massachusetts Amherst Professional Position Available

Research Development & Support Specialist School of Public Health and Health Sciences

General Statement of Duties:

This position is designed to strengthen and enhance research in the School of Public Health and Health Sciences (SPHHS) and to identify opportunities for expanding funding for on-going research focuses. Performs diversified and complex administrative, financial and pre-award and post-award functions to include development of research initiatives tailored to faculty interest and expertise in the SPHHS, managing and troubleshooting the award process including sub-contract establishment, and developing and implementing processes to manage post-awards and facilitate effective grants administration. This position will work closely with the SPHHS Research Office Grants Manager to complement support provided to faculty.

Qualifications:

1. Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting or closely related field with 4 years of experience in research project management, grant development, budgeting and administration, preferably in an academic environment required

OR

Associate’s degree in Business Administration or closely related field with 6 years of experience in research project management, grant development, budgeting and administration, preferably in an academic environment.

2. Knowledge of grant writing and project coordination. Experience with budget construction and monitoring

3. Ability to analyze and interpret financial information

4. Ability to recognize administrative problems and implement effective solutions

5. Self-directed, organized and goal-oriented

6. Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills

7. Experience with quantitative data collection and reporting Preferred

Hiring Salary: $41,100 – $51,500;    Normal starting salary: $41,000 – $46,300.

PROFESSIONAL STAFF SALARY ADMINSTRATION PROGRAM POSITION LEVEL 27

Applicants should apply by the priority deadline of March 4, 2014, in order to ensure consideration. To apply; provide a letter of application, resume and contact information for three professional.

Please apply online to:

http://umass.interviewexchange.com/jobofferingdetails.jsp?JOBID=56978

Senior Leader Manager, Berkshire Children & Families, Hadley office

Senior Leader/Manager
A senior leadership opportunity at Berkshire Children and Families (BCF) in our Pioneer Valley office in Hadley, MA. Will be responsible for BCF programs in the Pioneer Valley to include Child Permanency Services, Family Support, development and strategic program expansion to include Kids 4 Harmony, an El Sistema inspired program. Responsibilities include: cultivating and maintaining community relationships; program development and management. Background in human service field plus minimum 5 years managerial/supervisory experience. Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s preferred. Bilingual bicultural encouraged to apply. Send cover letter and resume to Paula McDermott, Berkshire Children and Families, 480 West Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201 or email pmcdermott@berkshirechildren.org. Visit our website at www.berkshirechildren.org. AA/EOE

Director Permanency/Foster Care Adoption/Hadley

Director of Permanency Services (Hadley)

Senior Administrator responsible for overseeing all aspects of BCF’s Adoption and Foster Care services. Responsibilities include clinical and financial management of existing programs and ability to develop new services and programs that reflect best practice in permanency. Looking for a strong leader with knowledge of statewide and national trends. Position requires an LICSW credential or equivalent and 5 years’ experience in child welfare and permanency including supervisory and administrative experience. Send resume and cover letter to Paula McDermott, Berkshire Children and Families, 480 West Street, Pittsfield MA 01201 or email pmcdermott@berkshirechildren.org. AA/EOE

Development Assoc. Berkshire Children & Families

Development Associate

Full-Time: 37.5 hours per week. The Development Associate provides organizational & administrative support to the Director of External Affairs relative to fundraising, marketing and public relations. The Development Associate will coordinate all fundraising activities including donor and public relations, direct mail appeals, special events, and marketing functions. Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in a related field and experience in a nonprofit administrative position preferred. Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, social media, and donor database management experience required. Send cover letter and resume to Paula McDermott, Berkshire Children and Families, 480 West Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201 or email pmcdermott@berkshirechildren.org. AA/EOE

Coordinator Court Advocate Volunteers/Berkshire Children and Families

CASA Job Posting:

Coordinator of Court Advocate Volunteers
Part-Time 30 hours per week until Dec 31, 2015 then 25 hours/week. Manages all aspects of Berkshire Children and Families’ volunteer court advocate program includes recruiting, training, and supervising volunteers who will advocate for the best interest of child(ren) while involved in the Juvenile Court. Coordinator is responsible for cultivating and maintaining professional intra- and inter-agency relationships, as well as providing community education and awareness of the advocate program. Bachelor’s Degree is required with three years’ experience in human services, child welfare, counseling, juvenile justice and/or education; and/or as a paralegal; Demonstrated interpersonal, organizational and computer skills also necessary. Experience with volunteers essential. Send cover letter and resume to Paula McDermott, Berkshire Children and Families, 480 West Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201 or email pmcdermott@berkshirechildren.org. AA/EOE