Planning Assistant
Requisition Number:2021-CA/PL-001
Employee Type:Regular w/ Temporary Date
Hours Per Week:35

Responsible for maintaining basic systems and providing support for diverse projects related to the agency’s reporting, program development and strategic planning functions. Manage key tasks related to databases used for reporting and evaluation. Conduct community needs assessment activities. Prepare reports for funders and other stakeholders. Assist in program planning. Conduct policy research. Provide general administrative support for planning functions. Perform other related duties as assigned from time to time.

Job Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in human services, planning, or related field, and one to three years of relevant experience required. Experience working with minority populations and low-income populations strongly preferred. Must have demonstrated capacity to work effectively in a busy, multitasking environment, which requires self-direction and good judgment. Demonstrated interest in the human services field. Ability to fact-find and perform web-based research on issues relating to public, social or urban policy, current affairs, poverty and statistics, with minimal guidance. Strong technical abilities in Microsoft Office with a familiarity with databases. Proven commitment to teamwork.

Please note: This position is temporary through September 30, 2021