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Accountant - SSVF

Jericho Project is seeking a full time Accountant who will be responsible for distribution, tracking, and management of...

Posted: Oct 06, 2021
Location: New York, NY
Type: Full-Time

Job Responsibilities

The position will work primarily on disbursements relating to government contracts and will manage SSVF contracts. The incumbent will be required to work closely with the Finance Director, Finance Manager, other accountants and administrative staff, and extensively with site and program staff who in turn will be required to have frequent, not limited to, weekly or monthly face to face meetings, telephone conversations, email and other electronic exchange. Responsibilities:  Review, enter, and process all Financial Assistance Requests and Pay Order, checking for accuracy, eligibility of expenses, and required approvals.  Record and code invoices into Fund-EZ accounting system, ensuring required documentation and approval is present.  Prepare, process, and mail checks in a timely manner.  Prepare and process ACH/direct deposit payments accurately and in a timely manner. Send payment notification letters to landlords/vendors who receive ACH payments.  Reconcile specific General Ledger accounts on a monthly basis.  Review Petty Cash Reconciliation for allowable expenses and documentation.  Administer the organization of the accounts payable filing and storage system as it relates to multiple contracts.  Implement and administer processes for electronically filing and storing invoices  Prepare documents for all VA audits.  Ensure all documents are filed and electronically uploaded on a monthly basis.  Other projects as assigned by Finance Manager or Director of Finance.

Job Requirements

Requirements:  Bachelor's degree in accounting from an accredited college preferred.  1-2 years’ experience preferred.  Proficient use of Microsoft programs including Excel, Word and SharePoint.  Proficient use of applications such as Adobe and DocuSign.  Ability to meet deadlines.  Demonstrated excellent written and communication skills.  Demonstrated use of accounting software — Fund EZ experience preferred.  Must possess strong organizational, writing, communication, and computer skills.  Must have strong engagement and interpersonal skills.  Non – profit experience desired.  Ability to work remote and in office.

How to Apply

How to Apply: Interested applicants must submit a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to: Human Resources Department Jericho Project Job Code: Accountant- SSVF 245 W. 29th Street, Suite 902 New York, NY 10001 Fax 646.624.2301 careers@jerichoproject.org No Phone Calls Please. Jericho Project is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate in its hiring practices and, in order to build the strongest possible workforce, actively seeks a diverse applicant pool. www.jerichoproject.org

Contact: careers@jerichoproject.org

Porter - FV

The Porter will be responsible for the daily upkeep of a 56 unit supportive housing residence.

Posted: Oct 06, 2021
Location: Bronx, NY
Type: Full-Time

Job Responsibilities

RESPONSIBILITIES:  Sweeps and mops lobby, hallways and stairs daily and as needed.  Cleans sidewalks up to 18 inches into the street.  Cleans bathrooms and common areas.  Empties office trash, cleans compactor rooms at the end of each day and cleans, washes down compactor chute doors daily from the roof down depending on sites’ requirements.  Puts garbage on the sidewalk/curb in accordance with DOS pickup schedule.  Cleans front, rear and side yards.  Keeps roofs and drains clean.  Keeps fire escapes clean and void of debris.  Cleans windows, glass entrance doors, window sills and radiators daily.  Paints over graffiti, repairs holes in stairways and cleans up after completion.  Touch up plastering and painting as needed at sites.  Removes snow and ice as needed.  Assist Superintendent or Handyperson when needed.  Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

REQUIREMENTS:  High School Diploma or GED.  One (1) year maintenance experience.  Ability to understand and complete oral and written instructions.  Must be able to lift 50 or more pounds.  Adapts to changes in the work environment; able to deal with change, delays, or unexpected events.  Professionalism- reacts well under pressure.  Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from residents.

How to Apply

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Contact: careers@jerichoproject.org

Case Manager- SSVF

The Case Manager will be responsible for providing rapid re-housing and homelessness prevention services to low-income veteran...

Posted: Oct 06, 2021
Location: New York, NY
Type: Full-Time

Job Responsibilities

The Case Manager will be required to have frequent contact, but not limited to, weekly or monthly face-to-face meetings, telephone conversations, aftercare contacts and survey distribution, email and other electronic exchange with each veteran on his/her caseload, depending on the need for services and post-placement support. Responsibilities:  Utilize Critical Time Intervention, Motivational Interviewing, and Harm Reduction techniques to assist low-income veteran families who are either homeless or at imminent risk of homelessness to resolve their housing crises.  Conduct assessments and program intakes for veteran families seeking SSVF services. Ensure data is accurate and complete and that all required accompanying documentation is collected.  Participate in the intake and orientation process of new program participants.  Provide direct case management services in the office and at field/home visits.  Develop and update housing stability plans to assist veteran families to obtain or maintain permanent housing.  Identify household's strengths, needs, abilities, and preferences. Utilize a variety of interventions to assist veterans with overcoming barriers to housing stability.  Serve as a liaison between veteran families and community providers. Maintain a network of resources and contacts.  Identify and make referrals to community resources including but not limited to preventive services, long-term case management programs, benefits assistance, mental and physical healthcare, pantries, hospitals, and Homebase to maintain stable housing.  Provide referrals, advocacy, and linkages to public and VA benefits including but not limited to healthcare, SNAP, SSl/SSDI, VA benefits, and public assistance.  Assist with household budgeting and provide referrals for financial counseling as needed.  Assess veteran family's legal needs and make referrals as needed.  Coordinate with Employment Specialists to link veteran families to employment and educational assistance.  Mediate household and/or landlord-tenant disputes that threaten housing stability.  Work collaboratively with SSVF and community housing specialists to identify veteran family's housing needs and preferences. Assist with coordinating housing search and placement.  Assess veteran family's need for Temporary Financial Assistance and submit  completed requests as needed.  Complete 2010e applications for supportive housing.  Conduct outreach and engagement to veteran families.  Provide crisis intervention as needed.  Provide post-placement support and follow-up contacts.  Utilize electronic case management system. Maintain accurate and up-to-date client files.  Participate in community initiatives to fulfill SSVF's mission of ending veteran homelessness.  Participate in case conferences, staff meetings, and training.  Carry out other duties as assigned by Assistant Director and/or Managing Program Director.

Job Requirements

Requirements:  A Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services or a related field.  Experience working in homelessness, substance abuse, mental health and/or trauma settings preferred.  Knowledge of NYC resources preferred.  Candidate must possess superior organizational, written and verbal skills.  Self-starter with the skills and energy to work with high-need veterans in the community.  Must be computer literate.  Strong engagement and interpersonal skills.  Experience working with veterans/military preferred.

How to Apply

How to Apply: Interested applicants must submit a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to: Human Resources Department Jericho Project Job Code: Case Manager- SSVF 245 W. 29th Street, Suite 902 New York, NY 10001 Fax 646.624.2301 careers@jerichoproject.org No Phone Calls Please. Jericho Project is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate in its hiring practices and, in order to build the strongest possible workforce, actively seeks a diverse applicant pool. www.jerichoproject.org

Contact: careers@jerichoproject.org

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