Job

Governance and Administration Assistant

Posted by
American Sociological Association | Washington, DC
Apply

American Sociological Association


New
|
Published 11 days ago

Governance and Administration Assistant

American Sociological Association

Organizational Context: ASA has a membership of almost 12,000 sociologists who are scholars, teachers, and practitioners. Its mission is to serve sociologists in their work, advance sociology as a discipline and profession, and promote the contributions and use of sociology to society. ASA’s office is located in Washington, D.C.

Essential Functions:

  • Primary responsibility is providing support for the Governance and Administration department. Includes, among several other things, assistance with governance committees, governance meetings, interest group activities, association awards, and office operations.
  • Provide some administrative support to the Executive Director and other departments. 
  • Provide reception services for the association.
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned by the Director of Governance and Administration.

Reporting Structure: The Governance and Administration Assistant reports to the Director of Governance and Administration

Job Classification: Non-exempt

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong work ethic
  • Maturity and organizational savvy
  • Ability to work independently and in collaboration with teams

Compensation: Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. A full benefits package is provided to all ASA staff members.

To apply: Please submit a substantive cover letter and a resume to Mark Fernando, Director of Governance and Administration, via email and not the employment listing site. Send the email to mfernando @asanet.org and place "Governance and Administration Assistant" in the subject line. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until someone has been hired. 

ASA is an equal opportunity employer.

Governance and Administration Assistant

American Sociological Association

Organizational Context: ASA has a membership of almost 12,000 sociologists who are scholars, teachers, and practitioners. Its mission is to serve sociologists…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required

How To Apply

Please submit a substantive cover letter and a resume to Mark Fernando, Director of Governance and Administration, via email and not the employment listing site. Send the email to mfernando @asanet.org and place "Governance and Administration Assistant" in the subject line. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until someone has been hired. 

Please submit a substantive cover letter and a resume to Mark Fernando, Director of Governance and Administration, via email and not the employment listing site. Send the email to…

Location

Washington, DC
Apply