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Administrative Associate

Lower East Side Coalition for Housing Development, Inc


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Published 12 days ago

March 8, 2021

DESCRIPTION

Full-time position: 35 hours per week

Salary: $17.50 per hour plus excellent benefits package

The Administration Associate must be deeply committed to supporting the team in achieving greater levels of success, and to growing their own skills and developing into a supportive leader within the team. As the success of the team continues, this individual will be responsible for supporting the Executive Director in various operational responsibilities, and support entry level accounting functions via Quickbooks and Yardi to ensure all administrative tasks of the lead agent’s business continue to be completed to high standards with maximum efficiency.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Manage various elements of the Executive Director's role and activities including email monitoring, managing and scheduling a complex yearly calendar and daily schedule, coordinating travel arrangements, and organizing meeting logistics and materials.
  • Provide communications support including preparation of draft remarks, talking points, etc based on existing documents such as meeting notes and email correspondence.
  • Facilitate smooth communications among internal and external parties from a variety of backgrounds, demonstrating leadership to maintain credibility, trust and support with all parties.
  • Reconciles complex monthly expenses and expense reports
  • Provides operational/administrative support for the organization as needed, including Office Inventory management.
  • Monitor A/R and A/P functions.
  • Knowledge of: the mission, objectives, policies, programs and procedures of the principles and practices of non-profit organizations, affordable housing development and management preferred.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Excellent written, verbal, organizational, analytical and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Office and other software tools for managing a range of business processes.
  • Ability to demonstrate discretion, diplomacy, integrity, excellent judgment, and respect in relationships with colleagues at all levels of the organization.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Capacity to work with little to no supervision, using effective time management and organizational skills. Flexibility and willingness to work simultaneously on a wide range of tasks and projects, and ability to prioritize accordingly.
  • Completes tasks and projects within deadlines. Takes a hands-on approach to any necessary duties to ensure the job is completed. 
  • Partners with team members to resolve issues and highlight opportunities.
  • Capable of building and maintaining effective and respectful working relationships with fellow employees, suppliers, and vendors. 

Desired Competencies:

  • Nonprofit assistant experience is a plus
  • Nonprofit real estate development experience is a plus
  • Familiarity with Yardi and Quickbooks is a plus
  • Experience navigating ambiguity and change a plus

HOW TO APPLY

Please email your resume and/or cover letter to jobs@lescoalition.org

DESCRIPTION

Full-time position: 35 hours per week

Salary: $17.50 per hour plus excellent benefits package

The Administration Associate must be deeply committed to supporting the team in achieving greater levels of success, and to growing…

Details at a glance

  • Full Time Schedule

Location

On-site
New York, NY

How to Apply

Please send cover letter and resume to jobs@lescoalition.org

Please send cover letter and resume to jobs@lescoalition.org

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