The Public Health Institute (PHI) is an independent, nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting health, well-being and quality of life for people throughout California, across the nation and around the world. As one of the largest and most comprehensive public health organizations in the nation, we are at the forefront of research and innovations to improve the efficacy of public health statewide, nationally and internationally. PHI was distinguished as one of the top 50 Best Non-profit Organizations to Work For by the Non-Profit Times in a national search.
PHI is seeking a part time (50%) Administrative Assistant I (AA I) for C/NET. This position is located in Berkeley, CA.
The AA I is responsible for providing administrative and clerical support to the office manager and other managers to relieve them of certain administrative and business details. The incumbent may research and compile special reports, take and deliver messages, give information to callers, schedule appointments, set up and maintain files, provide workers with office supplies, prepare and sort mail, perform typing assignments, and proofread. The incumbent is also assigned the task of operating automated office equipment.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Helps produce mailings and prepares items for shipping
Helps maintain paper file systems
Follows up with customers who need to submit information, by phone and by email
Uses Excel to create special reports; reviews data and makes simple calculations
Arranges teleconferences as needed
Conducts small research projects, compiles the results and prepares report for managers use
Provides help with logical support for meetings
Enters data into spreadsheets and databases, as required
Makes copies of documents and other materials, including scanning to PDFs
Performs other duties as assigned
High School diploma or it equivalent required
At least one year of administrative experience including word processing
Good verbal and written communication skills
Good filing skills
Computer skills, including Microsoft Word and Excel
Hardworking and attentive to details
Exercises initiative and resourcefulness
Reading, writing, and basic arithmetic skills
This is a non exempt position and the hourly wage is commensurate with experience. PHI offers a generous benefits package including medical, dental, vision, short/long term disability insurance, life insurance, 403b (group retirement annuity) and partial subsidy of public transportation cost. For more information about PHIs benefits, visit our benefits page