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Data Systems Coordinator 

Act (Advocates for Community Transformation) is a rapidly growing non-profit justice organization with a new model of ministry that uses the legal system to empower inner-city residents to fight crime on their streets while sharing with them the hope of the gospel. Act’s vision is to see safe neighborhoods, where crime is no longer tolerated and dignity and hope are restored. Act currently serves multiple neighborhoods in Dallas, Texas and is positioned for expansion. The organization operates as a 501c3 with 25+ full-time employees and a $3.4 million annual budget. 


Act is a data-driven culture with a vision to scale its Monitoring & Evaluation operations. As a part of this growth, Act is seeking a Data Systems Coordinator who will support this vision for data-driven program strategy by ensuring the integrity, functionality, and accessibility of Act’s data for Act team members.


Primary responsibilities include complete management of the organization’s CRM software (Salesforce), technical formation and development of the database, data quality management and oversight, and Salesforce training for staff. Reporting to the Monitoring & Evaluation Manager, the Data Systems Coordinator will also support the Manager in evaluation efforts through Salesforce management and development and will assist other departments in data applications research, development, deployment, and integration for evaluation purposes.


ACT team members possess a growing relationship with Jesus Christ, passion for social justice, humility, commitment to producing excellent work product, desire to collaborate with a diverse team, and drive to be innovative and entrepreneurial. The Data Systems Coordinator will possess these qualities in addition to a strong commitment and attention to detail, proficiency in programming and technical development of integrated solutions, and clear and compelling verbal and written communication abilities.


Education and experience: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent combination of experience and/or education. Licensed Salesforce Administrator preferred. Proficiency in Salesforce relevant programming and markup languages and technologies, primarily Apex and Visualforce.


What you can expect from us: We realize exceptional people don’t choose jobs based solely on benefits, but we do our best to make sure that our team is set up for success so that they can do their best work. At Act, you will receive a competitive salary that is commensurate with your experience, comprehensive health benefits, life insurance and long-term disability coverage, 401K with an employer match, and unlimited vacation (with a 10 day minimum) in addition to office holidays (which includes two weeks off at Christmas.) We seek to cultivate a culture of freedom and responsibility that yields high results. We also want to ensure the sustainability of each employee, considering the difficulty of our work and our desire for each staff member to carry out our mission to the fullest extent possible.


How to apply:  Please forward your cover letter, resume, references and statement of faith* by email to [email protected]


*Statement of Faith: A statement of faith should describe your Christian faith and how it is relevant to your involvement with Act. It should include, at a minimum, a description of your spiritual disciplines (prayer, study, etc.) and your current place of worship.