Nov 22, 2010

MCVRC is Hiring an Identity Theft Networks Project Director

Identity Theft Networks Project Director Job Description

The Maryland Crime Victims’ Resource Center, Inc. (MCVRC) seeks a Project Director for the newly launched ID Theft Networks collaborative project. The position is a full time, salaried employee of MCVRC located in the Upper Marlboro main office and reporting to the Senior Project Director/Director of Special Grants.

About the Identity Theft Networks Project
On October 1, 2010, MCVRC began a 3-year cooperative agreement with the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) to create and serve a National Identity Theft Victims’ Network Hub (HUB) to facilitate up to nine sub-awards creating and supporting regional or statewide coalitions to assist victims of identity theft through a network. The HUB’s coalitions will assist victims of identity theft by encouraging the expansion of existing victim service programs to improve the responses to victims of identity theft.

Education & Experience
This position requires a minimum of a bachelor’s degree and preferable a master’s degree in Social Work, Public Administration, Criminal Justice or a related field, and experience in non-profit management, victim services or other similar position. Professional experience with identity theft victimization is highly desirable.

Skills & Expertise
The Project Director must possess demonstrated skills and expertise in:
1) victims’ services and the criminal justice system, including financial fraud and preferably identity theft;
2) coalition building, sustainability, and development;
3) project and program management;
4) grant reporting;
5) training;
6) proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite of programs

Responsibilities & Tasks
The Project Director is responsible for assisting up to nine non-profit community-based and/or agency-based victim service organizations around the country, who are awarded one-year subgrants. The Identity Theft Networks Project is funded by the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC). The Project Director is a part of the Identity Theft Networks Team at MCVRC and has overall responsibility for the success of the subrecipient sites in meeting their project goals.

Working conditions:
• Work weeks are 5 days, Monday to Friday, 8 hours per day.
• This position is located in the Upper Marlboro office at 1001 Prince George’s Blvd, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774 although some travel may be necessary.

How to Apply:
Applicants should submit their resume and cover letter as ONE attachment via email ONLY to Please use the subject line “ID Theft Project Director.” Also, we welcome you to see our main website for details about our organization's mission: