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“When working at Fortune, I love giving back what was given to me—a second chance. ”
- Vilma Donovan Executive Assistant
“We all want to help that someone, give somebody hope, and give them a second opportunity. We believe in change.”
- Nancy Lopez Director of Centralized Admissions
“With our doors wide open, we welcome individuals who have hit rock bottom and guide them to thrive as contributing members of society.”
- Jonathan Quishpe Residential Aide Manager

ALL CURRENT OPENINGS

DEPARTMENTS
  • Recruitment Manager
    Date:

    June 30, 2021

    Location:

    LIC - Long Island City, NY

    Department:

    Human Resources

    Position Summary:

    Responsible for managing Fortune Society’s recruitment lifecycle and providing general support in the delivery of all Agency human resources practices. S/he will primarily focus on serving as the Agency’s lead in position description development, job classifications, applicant sourcing, screening, interviews, reference checks, background checks, compliance, negotiations and offers, and support new staff onboarding processes. The Recruitment Manager will also manage and maintain the Applicant Tracking System.

  • Director of Finance
    Date:

    June 30, 2021

    Location:

    Long Island City, NY

    Department:

    Finance

    Position Summary:

    The Director of Finance works in concert with the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and in collaboration with members of the Finance and senior management teams to provide a system of internal accounting controls that promote the accurate and timely processing, recording and reporting of financial information.  This position will work closely with senior program management to facilitate their understanding of financial implications of programmatic decisions and ensure maximization of government contracts. The Director of Finance provides leadership and strategic direction for the Finance department and may be called upon to serve as a surrogate in the CFO’s absence.

  • Group Facilitator Copy
    Date:

    February 22, 2021

    Location:

    City Jails, Long Island City

    Department:

    Prepare for Release (I-CAN)

    Position Summary:

    The Fortune Society is seeking to fill the position of Group Facilitator. Under the supervision of the Director of Jail Based Services. The Group Facilitator will be responsible for conducting various evidence based and other core curricula workshops to incarcerated individuals housed in city jails. The candidate will facilitate workshops within the housing areas.  Conduct individual assessments to complete service plans to support with transition to community and/or to State facilities, programs etc.

  • Grant Writer
    Date:

    June 25, 2021

    Location:

    Long Island City, NY 11101

    Department:

    Development and Communications

    Position Summary:

    Under the supervision of the AVP, Development & Communications, the Grant Writer is responsible for analyzing Requests for Proposals (RFPs) and producing high quality grant proposals within a specified timeframe that result in government and private foundation grant awards for The Fortune Society.

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