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Posted: 07/12/2017

Employer
NEW YORK CITY LANDMARKS PRESERVATION COMMISSION
Executive

The Landmarks Preservation Commission is the New York City agency that is responsible for identifying and designating the City's landmarks and the buildings in the City's historic districts. The Commission also regulates changes to designated buildings.


Position
DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY AND INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS
136-2018-293872
Type
Professional Opportunity
Location
NEW YORK, NY
Details
$58,926 minimum- $80,000 maximum; Excell
 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

 

Under the direction of the Chair and Executive Director, with latitude for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative, the Director of Community and Government Affairs will serve as a liaison between the Landmarks Preservation Commission and community and government organizations involved in planning and preservation.

 

 

 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

 

  • Serving as a liaison to the City Council, Community Boards, , and other city agencies, and advocacy groups;

  • Coordinating collection and distribution of information for City Council Hearings, including Budget Hearings, conveying the Commissions goals and initiatives;

  • Preparing LPC testimony and testifying at the Sub Committee and Full Council on landmark designations and the LPC Council Budget Hearings;

  • Creating and making presentations to Community Groups in all boroughs, including evenings;

  • Providing accurate communication of agency initiatives and mission to all constituencies, both internal and external;

  • Cultivating and building relationships with other governmental bodies, serving as primary point of contact for all intergovernmental communications;

  • Handling inquiries and coordinating testimony from private individuals, community and neighborhood groups and other civic groups interested in the LPC process;

  • Gathering data, analyzing materials, and handling certain public relations functions for the Commission.

 

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

 

1.   A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college and 4 years of satisfactory full-time professional experience in public relations, journalism, law, lobbying, political science, urban affairs, or a related field, at least one year of which must have been in a responsible managerial or supervisory capacity; or

 

2.  Education and/or experience equivalent to 1 above.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

 

  • 2-5 years of community liaison experience, ideally within New York City government;

  • Experience working with City Council and community groups, and excellent understanding of the public process;

  • Familiarity with local government structure and elected officials;

  • Expertise and experience handling sensitive and controversial issues;

OPen until
07/29/2017

How to apply
Please submit resume and cover letter to: NYC Careers at https://a127-jobs.nyc.gov/ City employees must apply via Employee Self Service, under Recruiting Activities/Careers/136-2018-293872 While we appreciate every applicant's interest, only those under consideration will be contacted. If you were educated in a foreign school, you must be able to submit with your resume an evaluation of your foreign education from an approved organization. Final appointment is subject to approval by the Office of Management and Budget. The Landmarks Preservation Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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