Representative Payee Advocate

 

Representative Payee Advocate Position

Farmington, New Mexico or Flagstaff, Arizona

The Native American Disability Law Center (Law Center) is looking for qualified applicants for a Representative Payee Advocate position. The Law Center is a private non-profit organization that provides legal services to Native Americans with disabilities living on or near the Navajo and Hopi reservations. The Law Center is committed to ensuring that Native Americans with disabilities have access to justice and are empowered and equal members of their communities.

This position focuses on reviewing how the benefits received by people with disabilities are used to ensure that they properly support the recipient. An accounting or finance background with an Associate of Applied Science in Accounting degree or Certificate is preferred. The position will require detailed review of financial records & statements, the ability to work for extended periods of time analyzing & processing information, & the ability to interview beneficiaries & others.

Travel will be required. Preferably applicants should be able to communicate and interpret effectively in Navajo or Hopi.

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Salary: $32,000 - $50,000 DOE

The Law Center is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Preference is given to qualified Hopi, Navajo and other Native American applicants. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

For an application and job description, please call 505-566-5880 or send email to .

To apply, submit cover letter and resume to:

Therese E. Yanan

Executive Director

Native American Disability Law Center, Inc.

905 W. Apache Street

Farmington, New Mexico 87401

Download the application