Volunteer opportunity posted by: Hesed Ministries International
Posted on: December 22, 2012
An administrative assistant's role is to provide support in finalizing organizational documentation for various projects and programs. Assistant is required to proofread documents for final layout and distributions to board members, ad-visors, committee members, staff and volunteers. This job requires a high level of precision and a strong orientation towards detail. Assist with organization operations manuals, policies and procedures, training documentation and presentations. Assist in conducting research for information pertaining to various projects and outreach programs being implemented. Coordinate meetings as requested including preparation and distribution of agendas and other advance materials, set-up of conference venues, preparation of refreshments, minute-taking. Act as the administrative contact for members of the committees; minute-taking and correspondence preparation as requested. Knowledge of virtual conference technology is desirable or be willing to learn.
Requirements:Passion for ministry work, experience in a personal assistant role. Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks. High-precision communication skills including excellent grammar, spelling and minute-taking ability. Must be very comfortable with office software packages and communication technologies including calendaring, presentation software, instant messaging, mailing lists and widgets. Experience with open source technologies a plus. Non-profit experience including working with donors, foundations and boards of directors a major plus. Discreet, tactful and flexible: able to gracefully support a range of contemporaries. Must have high standards: must continually strive to fine-tune and improve the systems and processes supporting the President, board members, committee members and to complete own work to a high degree of quality. Excellent organization skills, excellent written and oral communication skills, ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines and excellent interpersonal skills. Must be able to work flexible hours. Ability to conduct research, to participate as a team player to coordinate projects, and to plan, prioritize and coordinate multiple projects.
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Please note that this position is virtual and the hours are flexible.
To apply, please contact Ms. Valerie Rogers or Meghan Gray at firstname.lastname@example.org.