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ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

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Sanctuary For Families Inc.
|
New York, NY

Sanctuary For Families Inc.


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Published 18 days ago

November 6, 2020
At least $40,000per year

About Us

Sanctuary for Families is New York's leading service provider and advocate for survivors of domestic violence, sex trafficking and related forms of gender violence. Every year, Sanctuary empowers thousands of adults and children to move from fear and abuse to safety and stability, transforming lives through a comprehensive range of services. We provide a range of wrap-around services to help survivors rebuild their lives in the aftermath of abuse, and work to end gender violence through three key strategies: direct services, outreach and training, and systems-change advocacy. Our services are available in 11 locations throughout New York City.

Position Overview

Will assist the Director of Office Administration and Purchasing to ensure the effective and efficient management of the office management and purchasing functions of the agency. Responsible for performing various tasks and duties to assist in the day-to-day upkeep and efficient workflow within the Manhattan Office. Provides reception coverage as needed.

Responsibilities

  • Receive and distribute ordered items as well as checking against the packing list.
  • Type purchase orders for the Finance Department.
  • Perform data entry of new purchased items into accounting software.
  • Inventory and replenish office supplies and printer toner supply
  • Take inventory of the Food Pantry and orders food, personal care and other related items as necessary.
  • File purchasing and office administration documents including but not limited to: Purchase orders, packing slips, service tickets, work orders and monthly statistic/usage reports.
  • Gather and report monthly copier usage to the Finance Department and photocopier company.
  • Answer front desk telephone and manage incoming calls.
  • Provide information and referral to callers.
  • Ensure clients and other visitors sign-in.
  • Perform any other department or agency related duties or special projects as directed.

Organization Relationships

  • Member of the Operations and Administration team.
  • Works closely with Accounts Payable.


Requirements

  • Associates Degree or two years of related experience.
  • Minimum of one-year work experience in a busy office.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Self-motivated.
  • Detail-oriented.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Word, and Excel.
  • Familiarity with Fund E-Z software a plus.
  • Fluency in both English and Spanish a plus.

All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, creed (religion), color, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, military status, age, disability, predisposing genetic characteristic, marital status or domestic violence victim status, and shall also follow the requirements of the Human Rights Law with regard to non-discrimination on the basis of prior criminal conviction and prior arrest.

D.E.I Commitment: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are core values at Sanctuary for Families that represent our dedication to fostering a safe, respectful, responsive, and fair work environment. We recognize the value diversity holds in embracing all employees, clients, and volunteers regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or professional level.


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About Us

Sanctuary for Families is New York's leading service provider and advocate for survivors of domestic violence, sex trafficking and related forms of gender violence. Every year, Sanctuary empowers thousands of adults and children…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 2-Year Degree Required
  • Entry level

Location

New York, NY

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