Special Assistant / Executive Assistant

Job Type

Full Time


Minimum: $50,000
Maximum: $60,000




1875 Connecticut Ave., NW
Suite 650
District of Columbia
United States


The National Partnership for Women & Families seeks an assistant to support the organization’s President and one other senior level executive in all administrative functions. Primary responsibilities include heavy calendar and inbox management, travel arrangements and itineraries, expense reimbursement tracking, and providing key back-up assistance to the executive suite. This is a terrific opportunity for anyone who loves keeping people organized and helping the trains run on time, is a motivated team player with exceptional attention to detail and time management, organizational, and interpersonal skills, and who is eager to learn about and support non-profit management.

The ideal candidate is a self-starter with at least 3 years of work experience in an administrative setting, is mission-oriented, highly flexible and able to work in an often-fast-paced environment with many and changing priorities, has outstanding proficiency in Microsoft office (esp. Outlook, Powerpoint, Word), and has the ability to exercise discretion and judgment. Please see full job description and application instructions here


Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply


Please submit cover letter with résumé and three references to jobs@nationalpartnership.org (Subject Line: Special Assistant). Applications will only be accepted by email and position will remain open until a qualified candidate is chosen. The National Partnership may choose not to consider incomplete or inaccurately submitted applications.

Starting annual salary for this position will range from $50K-$60K depending on experience and includes a generous benefits package.