Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery (GOSR)
Job Title: Managing Director, Legal Operations
Location: New York City
Job Type: Full Time, Temporary
***This is a long term, temporary position. The selected candidate will be on-boarded through a staffing firm, not the State of New York. ***
Established in June 2013 following the occurrence of Hurricane Irene, Tropical Storm Lee, and Superstorm Sandy, the Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery (GOSR) centralizes in recovery and rebuilding efforts in impacted areas of New York State. GOSR aims to address communities’ most urgent needs, while encouraging the identification of innovative and enduring solutions to strengthen the State’s infrastructure and critical systems. Operating under the umbrella of New York Rising, GOSR utilizes approximately $4.4 billion in flexible funding made available by the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) program to concentrate aid to four main areas—Housing Recovery, Small Business, Community Reconstruction and Infrastructure.
The Managing Director, Legal Operations directly reports to the Acting General Counsel and Chief External Affairs Officer and provides support to the executive management team on legal operational matters. The Managing Director, Legal Operations directs all operational activities of the Legal department including, but not limited to contract administration, project delivery, repayments, legal resource planning, tracking, reporting, metrics, and staffing.
Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
All candidates must submit a resume. Please include the name of the position that you are applying for in the subject line. We cannot interpret omissions or vagueness in your favor. You are responsible for an accurate and clear description of your training, work experience, and how you meet the qualifications of the position you are applying for. Please set forth all relevant employment history, including the name of each employer, dates of employment and titles held. Be sure to describe the nature of the work that you personally performed for each position held. If you had supervisory responsibilities, state how many people you supervised and the nature of such supervision.
The Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to excellence and diversity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary
Salary: $140,000.00 /year