ChildFund International’s mission is to help deprived, excluded and vulnerable children have the capacity to improve their lives and the opportunity to become young adults, parents and leaders who bring lasting and positive change to their communities. We promote societies whose individuals and institutions value, protect and advance the worth of children.
ChildFund International is seeking an Administrative Assistant to provide support for a 12 person marketing department. This is an excellent entry level position for a candidate interested in a career in marketing, as s/he will assist with the implementation of high volume marketing campaigns and projects.
The AA performs administrative tasks to include reception, word processing, handling mail, office equipment maintenance, ordering supplies, making international and domestic travel arrangements and processing invoices. The ideal candidate will thrive in a high volume environment.
High school diploma required; Bachelor’s degree in marketing or related area a plus
1+ years of experience in an administrative support role
Demonstrated proficiency in office management software, especially MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Proficiency in database management and mail merges essential
Effective communication skills (developing correspondence, presentations) and interaction / interpersonal skills
Ability to work independently, handle confidential matters, prioritize multiple tasks and meet strict deadlines with superb attention to detail.