Who We Are: CAMBA is a community of staff, volunteers, clients, donors, neighbors and partners who work together to build an inclusive New York City, where all children and adults have access to the resources and supports they need to thrive. We take a comprehensive approach by offering more than 160 integrated programs in: Education & Youth Development, Family Support, Job Training & Employment Support Services, Health, Housing, and Legal Services. We reach more than 65,000 individuals and families each year at our 90 locations, including 20,000 youth. CAMBA serves a diverse cross section of New Yorkers from new mothers in Brownsville to job seekers in the Rockaways. More than half of our clients are immigrants and refugees from around the globe. Over 85% of our families are in living in poverty, reflecting the challenges faced by nearly 1.7 million New Yorkers today.
Reports To: Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Location: 20 Snyder Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11226
What Counsel Does:
Counsel is part of a 2-person team who, under general direction is expected to:
(1) Provide advice to CAMBA management and staff on a range of legal issues affecting daily operations; (2) Develop and manage internal processes, including contract management, corporate governance, compliance and records systems; (3) Review and comment on contracts from funders, and contracts with consultants, subcontractors, and vendors; (4) Provide advice on, research and provide legal updates on, various human resources/employment matters, and compliance policies and practices; and (5) Review and respond to records-related legal process.
Minimum Education/Experience Required:
CAMBA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace. People of color, people with disabilities, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people are encouraged to apply. We consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, socio-economic status, marital or veteran status, pregnancy status or sexual orientation.
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CAMBA is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. All voice telephone numbers on this document may be reached by persons using TTD/TTY equipment via the New York State relay number 1-800-662-1220.