Seeking an enthusiastic, well-organized, self-starter interested in maintaining the agency’s database and website of this growing, exciting, diverse, hard-driving social justice organization and will identify and solve database requirements, supporting the users and updating the website.
The Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights is a mission driven social justice organization for and of the immigrant communities of Illinois. ICIRR is a 30-year-old membership organization composed of more than 135 dues paying organizations, the largest immigrant coalition in Illinois and one of the leading State coalitions in the country. Membership is broad based and includes: community-organizing groups, ethnic associations, unions, refugee organizations, churches and mosques, and direct service organizations that work with diverse immigrant communities.
Identifies database requirements by analyzing the agency’s applications, programming and operations; evaluating existing systems and designing proposed systems
Recommends solutions by defining database physical structure and functional capabilities, database security, data back-up, and recovery specifications
Installs revised or new systems by proposing specifications and flowcharts; recommending optimum access techniques; coordinating installation requirements
Implements new releases
Conducts user training
Keeps up to date on technical knowledge
Contributes to the team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
Manages users accessibility
Provide technical assistance to all users
Manages data and eliminate errors and duplicates
Bachelor’s degree or Technical School diploma
A minimum of two years of experience in database administration and website design in a non-profit organization is preferred
Excellent people skills and an upbeat, enthusiastic and positive attitude.
Strong experience with Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Excel and PowerPoint
Experience with donor databases such as Donor Perfect, Salesforce is helpful
Ability to work well with committees and staff and in a culturally diverse environment
Ability to sustain workloads over extended periods during emergencies, special
campaigns, holiday seasons and other situations
Sensitivity to confidential information and commitment highest level of integrity when exercising discretionary judgment
SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications. Generous benefits package. This position is a part of the National Organization of Legal Service Workers, and part of a collective bargaining agreement.
TO APPLY: send cover letter with your resume, and names with affiliation of two (2) professional reference by clicking on the "Apply Now" button.
ICIRR is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Additional Salary Information: SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications. Generous benefits package. This position is a part of the National Organization of Legal Service Workers, and part of a collective bargaining agreement.
About Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights
ICIRR is dedicated to promoting the rights of immigrants and refugees to full and equal participation in the civic, cultural, social, and political life of our diverse society.
In partnership with our member organizations, the Coalition educates and organizes immigrant and refugee communities to assert their rights; promotes citizenship and civic participation; monitors, analyzes, and advocates... on immigrant-related issues; and, informs the general public about the contributions of immigrants and refugees.