Executive Assistant

Job Type

Full Time




264 North Winooski Avenue
United States


Vermont Legal Aid has reopened the search for an Executive Assistant in its Burlington office to assist the Executive Director in managing a large statewide non-profit law firm. The work involves a wide variety of complex assignments where independent action and a high degree of initiative are required. Responsibilities include management of grant applications and reporting, analyzing and presenting caseload and other data, and general administrative support for the Executive Director and other senior management staff. BA or equivalent experience required. The successful candidate will have 2+ years of experience in an administrative or support capacity, professional or academic experience completing complex writing assignments, and proficiency in database query and reporting, Excel, Outlook and Word. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are required. Starting salary is $34,917 + DOE and excellent fringe benefits. 


To apply, email your cover letter, resume, contact information for three references and a writing sample as a single PDF with the subject line “Executive Assistant 2018 Application” to Eric Avildsen, Executive Director, c/o Rose Wunrow (rwunrow@vtlegalaid.org). Applications will be considered on a rolling basis. Visit our website for more information and complete application instructions.

VLA is an equal opportunity employer committed to cultural competency and to effectively serving our increasingly diverse client community. Applicants are encouraged to share in their cover letter how they can further this goal.


Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply