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Executive Administrative Assistant

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China Labor Watch
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New York, NY
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Published 20 days ago

Founded in 2000, China Labor Watch is an independent not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Over the past 20 years, CLW has collaborated with unions, labor organizations, and the media to conduct in-depth assessments of factories in China that produce toys, bikes, shoes, furniture, clothing, and electronics for some of the largest multinational brand companies. CLW’s New York office creates reports from these investigations, educates the international community on supply chain labor issues, and pressures corporations to improve conditions for workers.

We work towards increasing the transparency of supply chains and factory labor conditions in China, advocate for workers’ rights, and support the Chinese labor movement.

China Labor Watch is currently looking for an Administrative Assistant who will be able to perform the following tasks as well as contribute to realizing CLW's broader goals:

  • Coordinate and maintain communications with external stakeholders on behalf of the Executive Director
  • Perform verbal and written translation between English and Chinese
  • Support and assist the CLW Researcher and Program Officer in their program management and execution; this may include conducting interviews or desk research to support program objectives
  • Manage the organization’s internal administration; this may include keeping track of financial expenses, updating grant files, and other tasks related to internal operations and grant management
  • Manage the CLW website and social media platforms
  • Managing and providing guidance to CLW interns

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications, but we encourage anyone who believes they would be a good fit for this position to apply:

  • A demonstrated interest in and commitment to human rights and/or labor issues
  • Administrative experience
  • English to Chinese and Chinese to English translation experience
  • Experience managing social media for an organization
  • Fundraising experience
  • Research and interview experience
  • Familiarity with digital security and handling sensitive information
  • One or more years of experience working at an American NGO
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in a relevant field such as law, humanities, sociology, political science, or other disciplines related to China Labor Watch’s mission

Please include a cover letter in Chinese and English and as well as a resume in your application. We will follow-up with applicants. Please no phone calls.

Founded in 2000, China Labor Watch is an independent not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Over the past 20 years, CLW has collaborated with unions, labor organizations, and the media to conduct in-depth assessments of factories in China that…

Details at a Glance

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

Salary

USD 40,000 - USD 60,000

Level of Language Proficiency

Fluent in English and Chinese

Fluent in English and Chinese

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near New York, NY
Associated Location
New York, NY, USA

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