Neighborhood Services Director

Recruitment #21-CI0732-01

Nature of Work

The fundamental reason this classification exists is to assist in the planning, development and organization of neighborhood associations in community self-help activities. The Neighborhood Services Director plans, coordinates, facilitates and attends meetings and special events such as neighborhood association meetings, community interest meetings and neighborhood days to address issues such as rules, regulations and community programs. Collects and analyzes material using the internet, manuals in support of grants and reports. Identifies, develops and implements programs in order to address specific community and neighborhood needs. Assists in obtaining, reviewing and managing contracts, grants and budgets in order to monitor funds for various projects. Establishes and facilitates the development of relationships between community or neighborhood leaders, residents, politicians and outside agencies. The major responsibilities for this classification include administering and monitoring grant projects/contracts, networking, developing events and programs, developing and providing resources for volunteer groups, and performing related plan implementation and administrative tasks. This classification reports to the Director of Economic Development.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Public Administration, Marketing or related field and three (3) or more years of experience working with a nonprofit or as a community liaison to ensure that the mission is fulfilled through programs and services, strategic planning and community outreach.

NOTE: Qualifying education, training and experience that provide the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job will be considered.

Special Requirements

Must work nights, weekends and holidays as required. Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license and insurable driving record as needed to travel to various locations to conduct neighborhood meetings and training. Physical ability to lift equipment and supplies up to 25 pounds as needed to prepare and conduct meetings and training.

Kind of Examination

Applications are being accepted to fill current vacancies and any other vacancies that may occur during the life of the register.  The current vacancy is with the City of Montgomery Economic Development Department. Applicants will be screened and qualified based upon education and experience as shown on the application and supplemental questionnaire.  For this reason, applicants are urged to fill in the application form and supplemental questionnaire completely providing detailed information concerning the kinds of jobs they have held, the dates they held them, where and exactly what their duties were.  If more than five qualified applications are received, a selection procedure will be administered to rank applicants on the register.  Tied scores will not be broken. If there are five or less qualified applicants, they will be considered equally qualified and placed on the register in alphabetical order.

Complete an online application by visiting Montgomery City-County Personnel's Online Employment Center. Paper applications are no longer accepted. Completed applications will be accepted online until 5:00 p.m. on the closing date. If there is no closing date, the announcement may be closed at any time without prior notice.

Additional Information

BENEFITS: Employees are offered a competitive benefits package which includes health, dental, and life insurance, paid annual and sick leave, paid holidays, and a retirement program.

DRUG TEST: Employment may be conditional upon the potential employee passing a pre-employment drug test. (The drug test may require the submission of a sample of hair, finger nails, and/or urine that will verify illegal drug use).

BACKGROUND CHECK: Employment may be conditional upon the potential employee passing a background check. (Candidates will be asked to provide consent prior to the administration of background checks.)

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Discrimination against any person in recruitment, examination, appointment, training, promotion, retention, discipline, or any other aspect of personnel administration because of political or religious opinions or affiliations or because of race, national origin, or any other non merit factors is prohibited. Discrimination on the basis of age, sex, or physical disability is prohibited except where specific age, sex, or physical requirements constitute a bona fide occupational qualification necessary to proper and efficient administration.

REQUEST FOR ACCOMMODATION: Under the Americans with Disabilities Act, it is the responsibility of the applicant with a disability to request accommodation which he/she requires in order to participate in the application or examination process. The Personnel Department reserves the right to require documentation of the need for accommodation under the ADA. In order to request accommodation in the application or testing process, contact the Personnel Director at (334) 625-2675.

I9: Prior to your employment, you will be required to provide to your employer documentation of your identity and employment eligibility in order to comply with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986.

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