Skills & Experience
Experience: At least two years of administrative office work required; additional experience is desired, non-profit experience helpful. Managing and motivating volunteers is desired.
Verbal and Written Communication: Ability to speak, read and write standard business English. Exceptional verbal and writing skills are desired.
Computer Skills: Strong background in Microsoft products (e.g., Word, Access, Excel, Outlook, Explorer) and related software programs. Experience with basic network administration desired and database use and website maintenance is a plus.
Ability to perform the following functions: General office skills (telephone, fax, typing, copiers, computers, etc.). Ability to work under supervision and problem solve effectively. Ability to organize time effectively, prioritize tasks, and perform tasks in a self-directed manner. Ability to cope with deadline pressures and project needs. Ability to work in a team environment.
Ability to perform the following essential physical requirements: Constant − hearing or taking in auditory information, seeing (including small detail) or taking in visual information, sitting. Frequent – talking, fine finger manipulation, lifting and carrying up to 10 pounds, repetitive hand and arm motion, handling/grasping, pushing/pulling. Occasional – standing, moving around the office and some offsite locations. Seldom – lifting and carrying up to 30 pounds or climbing ladders.