Careers



Full-Time Positions

  • Executive Assistant

    The National Network for Safe Communities at John Jay College (NNSC) seeks a full-time Executive Assistant to provide personalized secretarial, administrative, and operational support to the Director and Deputy Director. Ideal applicants must have the ability to work under pressure while handling a wide variety of activities and confidential matters with discretion.

  • Finance Assistant

    The National Network for Safe Communities (NNSC) at John Jay College seeks a full-time Finance Assistant to support the organization's daily financial and administrative operations and provide support to the organization's Finance department. Ideal candidates must have the ability to work under pressure while efficiently handling a wide variety of activities and tasks.

  • Mexico-based Strategic Advisor, International Interventions (IIT)

    The National Network for Safe Communities (NNSC) at John Jay College is seeking a full-time, Chihuahua-based Strategic Advisor to support our violence reduction work in Chihuahua, Mexico. The Advisor will be a senior member of the International team, which provides hands-on strategic advising to partner cities implementing NNSC’s interventions internationally.

  • Research & Policy Advisor

    The National Network for Safe Communities (NNSC) at John Jay College seeks a full‐time Advisor for its Research & Policy (R&P) team, which promotes and builds a community of practice around promising new approaches to public safety. The Advisor leads those efforts, in collaboration with NNSC’s executive staff and Field Innovations department, through extensive research, strategy and program development, advisement to NNSC partners, and the production of research materials, case studies, and other written products.

  • Strategic Advisor, International Interventions (IIT)

    The National Network for Safe Communities (NNSC) at John Jay College is seeking a full-time, New York City-based Strategic Advisor to support our emerging violence reduction work in Mexico. The Advisor will be a senior member of the International Team, working with partner cities implementing NNSC’s interventions globally and engaging regularly in policy dialogue concerning evidence based violence reduction.

  • Strategic Advisor, Intimate Partner Violence Intervention (IPVI)

    The National Network for Safe Communities (NNSC) at John Jay College seeks a full-time Advisor for the Intimate Partner Violence Intervention team. The Intimate Partner Violence Intervention team provides hands-on strategic advising to partner cities implementing NNSC’s interventions around the country. The Advisor is responsible for providing this strategic advising to a portfolio of partner jurisdictions, guiding them in implementing the core elements of the Intimate Partner Intervention effectively, and working with them to innovate in pursuit of effective intimate partner violence reduction and public safety outcomes.

Internships

  • Communications Intern - Spring 2019 (Early January - May)

    The National Network for Safe Communities (NNSC) at John Jay College seeks a part-time or full-time student intern to support its Communications team. NNSC supports cities to implement and advance proven strategies that reduce violence and improve public safety, minimize arrest and incarceration, strengthen communities, and improve relationships between law enforcement and communities. The Communications team provides cross-cutting support to each of NNSC’s programmatic teams. In particular, the communications team drafts newsletters and articles, manages NNSC’s social media channels, attends events, and handles press inquiries from local and national publications.

  • Special Projects Intern - Spring 2019 (Early January - May)

    The National Network for Safe Communities (NNSC) at John Jay College seeks a part-time or full-time student intern to support its Special Projects team. NNSC supports cities to implement and advance proven strategies that reduce violence and improve public safety, minimize arrest and incarceration, strengthen communities, and improve relationships between law enforcement and communities. The Special Projects team plans, coordinates, and executes NNSC events including but not limited to workshops, conferences, receptions, and collaborative learning opportunities such as peer exchanges and working sessions.