The Executive Assistant supports the work of the Director of the Kairos Center and the Co-Chair of the Poor People’s Campaign, Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis. Rev. Dr. Theoharis is responsible for directing a dynamic and growing social justice organization in the Kairos Center, as well as co-chairing one of the largest political projects in the country through the Poor People’s Campaign. The Executive Assistant works closely with Rev. Dr. Theoharis in carrying out her daily leadership responsibilities, including calendaring and scheduling her work flow, coordinating logistics for meetings, events and travel, attending meetings and taking notes, organizing administrative systems, handling her social media, and traveling regularly with Rev. Dr. Theoharis. The Executive Assistant also works closely with the larger administrative and operations team at Kairos and the Poor People’s Campaign, as well as other teams as necessary.
The perfect candidate for this position will be highly organized, detail oriented, a fast learner, and committed to social justice. This is a unique opportunity to work closely with a prominent organizer, faith and social justice leader, and Biblical scholar. There are innumerable opportunities for mentorship, learning the ins and outs of building one of the most dynamic social movements of our time, and collaboration with grassroots and religious leaders across the country.
Physical Requirements: Currently (given COVID-19), work is performed remotely. Kairos has an office in New York City. Must be able to work irregular hours and travel will be required. Preference for NYC-based applicants.
The Executive Assistant supports the work of the Director of the Kairos Center and the Co-Chair of the Poor People’s Campaign, Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis. Rev. Dr. Theoharis is responsible for directing a dynamic and growing social justice…
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