Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

MAP – Engagement Coordinator (10 positions)
Reporting to the Associate Director of Neighborhood Strategies, the MAP Engagement Coordinators will assist in the planning and implementation of the Center’s neighborhood safety initiatives in ten NYCHA communities. Underway since 2015 and led by the Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice, MAP is a comprehensive strategy to enhance public safety and strengthen community well-being in 15 public housing developments across New York City.

Senior Program Manager - Diversion
The Senior Program Manager - Diversion a mid-level member in the Justice Initiatives Unit, working under the direction of MOCJ’s Executive Director of Pretrial Strategies. The ideal candidate will have experience in direct social services and/or criminal justice as well as the analytic and entrepreneurial capacity to help build systems and programs that safely reduce New York City’s jail population.

Intake Investigator, Mayor's Office of Special Enforcement
The Office of Special Enforcement sits within MOCJ, and is tasked with overseeing response to conditions at properties throughout the City that threaten a community's well-being or which require a coordinated response from multiple agencies. The Intake Investigator serves as the main point of contact for the intake of complaints regarding various issues affecting community livability in New York City.

Senior Associate Counsel - Bail
The Senior Associate Counsel will assist in all legal and policy matters that affect MOCJ and will work under the supervision of the General Counsel. S/he must have extensive legal experience and be an effective self‐starter, possessing both the capacity for independence and the ability to work cooperatively to advance the goals of the administration. The Senior Associate Counsel will assist in signature criminal justice projects, focusing on initiatives to improve New York City’s bail system.

Program Manager - Justice Implementation Task Force (Close Rikers)
The Program Manager will be responsible for providing project management and programmatic support for the City’s initiative to close Rikers Island, through project management of the Justice Implementation Task Force and the City’s related strategies to safely reduce the jail population, improve the culture inside jails for both staff and incarcerated individuals, and ensure innovative, modern and humane jail design.

Behavioral Health Task Force - Program Analyst
The Program Analyst - Behavioral Health and Criminal Justice is a junior?level member of the Justice Initiatives Unit, working under the direction of MOCJ's Director of the Behavioral Health Research and Programs. The ideal candidate will have experience in behavioral health as well as the analytic and entrepreneurial capacity to help build systems and programs that safely reduce the number of people with behavioral health needs in the criminal justice system.

Communications Manager
The Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice (MOCJ) advises the Mayor of the City of New York on criminal justice policy. MOCJ develops and implements strategies, with partners inside and outside government, to reduce crime and incarceration and to promote fairness and legitimacy.

Domestic Violence Task Force – Policy Analyst
The Mayor’s Office to Combat Domestic Violence, established in 2001, coordinates the citywide delivery of domestic violence services, develops policies and innovative programs and works with diverse communities, City agencies, community based organizations and local leaders to raise awareness about domestic violence and strengthen the safety net for survivors and their children.

Geospatial Analyst
The office is seeking a Geospatial Analyst and responsibilities will include systems analysis, programming development, maintenance and update of the geospatial data. Candidates for this role should have knowledge of principles, practices, terminology, and trends in Geospatial technology and cartography ideally applied to criminal justice.

Senior Research Associate
The office is seeking a Senior Research Associate to provide research and operational support on a variety of data-driven projects.

Chief of Public Affairs
The Chief of Public Affairs serves as MOCJ's senior level member responsible for developing and overseeing all strategy for communication with the public, the press, and other governmental and community organizations. The Chief of Public Affairs advises the Director and ensures that MOCJ's public affairs work is effective and advances strategic goals.

Director of Intergovernmental Affairs
Under the direction of the Deputy Chief of Public Affairs, with latitude for independent action and decision-making, the Director of Intergovernmental Affairs, will be responsible for communicating with external audiences and coordinating intergovernmental communications.