Friday, October 24, 2014

Roosevelt Island Jobs Available As FDR Four Freedoms Park Conservancy Executive Assistant To President/CEO And Park Facilities Manager

The Roosevelt Island FDR Four Freedoms Park Conservancy is seeking an Executive Assistant for its President (Posted October 23) and a Park Facilities Manager. According to Idealist:
The Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms State Park is a Memorial to President Franklin D. Roosevelt on Roosevelt Island in New York City. The Memorial was designed by Louis I. Kahn and opened to the public in October 2012.

The Park is operated by the Four Freedoms Park Conservancy for the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation under a Cooperative Agreement. In addition to funding, operating, and maintaining the Park, the Conservancy's mission is to celebrate and honor the life and legacy of FDR and the Four Freedoms through educational initiatives and public programming.

Job Description

Reporting to the President & CEO, the Executive Assistant (Assistant) will be responsible for providing him/her with administrative support. The Assistant will manage projects, tasks, and relationships for the President & CEO as well as perform general and executive office administrative duties for the Director of Development and the Board Chair on an as needed basis.

The ideal candidate is an energetic, highly responsible, focused, and motivated individual, able to multi-task and respond to a wide variety of responsibilities and assignments. He/she will also be committed to and have a genuine belief in the mission and values of President Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Four Freedoms Park.

This is a full-time salaried position. Hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, and additional hours may often be required...
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Also, Idealist reports that the FDR Park Conservancy has a job available as a Park Facilities Manager (Posted October 17):
... Under the supervision of the Director of Park Operations and Facilities, the Four Freedoms Park Facilities Manager (Manager) is responsible for managing the Park facilities. Additional responsibilities will include supervision of Park Rangers and opening and closing of Park facilities.

Primary Responsibilities:

Supervising the maintenance of the Memorial granite, including monitoring for stains, dirt and marks; determining best methods for stain removal; updating maintenance manuals and overseeing the cleaning of granite....
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Good Luck.