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Executive Assistant to the Head of School

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The Madeira School
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McLean, VA
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Published 12 days ago

Madeira is seeking an Executive Assistant to the Head of School. Madeira is an all-girls boarding and day school with more than a century of delivering on its mission of Launching Women Who Change the World. Located just outside of Washington, DC on the banks of the Potomac River in McLean, VA, Madeira enrolls 325 students in grades 9-12.

The Executive Assistant provides a full range of professional, confidential administrative and strategic support to the Head of School, the Board of Trustees, and School in general. The Executive Assistant to the Head of School is also responsible for oversight of the Head’s Office, functioning both as an extension of the Head of School and primary point of contact for the School community. For a full job description, please visit Career Opportunities | The Madeira School.

Requirements: Demonstrated experience in job responsibilities; BA degree is required; Minimum of 5 years equivalent experience; Transferable experience in educational, non-profit, or entertainment settings a plus; Highly developed organizational skills and superior communication skills, both oral and written; Outstanding interpersonal skills are essential; Excellent attention to detail and comprehensive follow through; Exercise utmost confidentiality and professional discretion;  Ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects and tasks; Ability to work both independently and in a team environment; Ability to work well with others and model professional behavior; Experience using Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and the Google Suite of tools, as well. Comfort on a Mac is preferred; Familiarity with databases (Blackbaud Raiser’s Edge) a plus

Madeira is seeking an Executive Assistant to the Head of School. Madeira is an all-girls boarding and day school with more than a century of delivering on its mission of Launching Women Who Change the World. Located just outside of…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Location

On-site
8328 Georgetown Pike, McLean, VA 22102, United States

How to Apply

Please submit your cover letter and resume as attachments to hr@madeira.org. Please make sure that your name appears in the file name.

Please submit your cover letter and resume as attachments to hr@madeira.org. Please make sure that your name appears in the file name.

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