Administrative Assistant

Job Type

Full Time




District of Columbia
United States


Do you have 1-3 years of administrative experience?

Are you interested in working with a dynamic, mission-driven team?

We are currently in search of an Administrative Assistant for an Advocacy Organization. The position is based in Washington, DC. This is a full-time, temporary assignment.

ORGANIZATION TYPE: Advocacy Organization

LOCATION: Washington, DC (Dupont circle)

POSITION TITLE: Administrative Assistant

DURATION: Temporary (~3-6 months)

SCHEDULE: 40 hours/week

HOURLY PAY: $15.00 - $16.00/hour

Is This Your Dream Job? The Administrative Assistant will support a busy development team including annual event support, data entry, and receptionist duties. This is a great opportunity for someone who is currently unemployed and looking to start a new position ASAP.

Our Ideal Candidate:

·1-3 years of office experience required

·Prior experience with donor databases required, experience with Salsa and/or Donor Perfect preferred

·Excellent verbal communication skills required

·Strong writing skills required

·Passion for providing equal access to justice a huge plus

·Must be flexible, adaptable and highly organized

How You Will Spend Your Day:

·Answering main line and directing calls as needed

·Updating database with donor information

·Researching potential prospects

·Providing administrative support for annual gala including creating nametags and table cards

·Writing email correspondence and other professional material

·Other duties as assigned

We’d love to hear from you.

If this sounds like the job for you, we would love to help make that happen. Please submit a resume to with “Administrative Assistant” in the subject line.

Know a friend who would be a great fit? Feel free to send us their resume as well!

Is this position not a great fit?

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Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we regretfully can only respond to those candidates who best meet the requirements of a specific position or whose backgrounds are generally applicable to our client base. Please rest assured that we retain all candidate information for possible future matches, even if you do not hear from us in regard to your application in response to this ad.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement