Administrative Assistant
American Cancer Society - Tacoma, WA

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Save Lives. Fulfill Yours.

As the largest voluntary health organization, the American Cancer Society is passionately committed to saving lives from cancer. They are working to create a world with less cancer and more birthdays – a world where cancer never steals another year from anyone’s life. The ACS combines relentless passion with the wisdom of nearly a century of experience to make this vision a reality, and they get results. The ACS saves lives by helping people stay well, helping people get well, by finding cures, and fighting back. Thanks in part to this work; nearly 12 million cancer survivors and countless others who have avoided the disease will celebrate a birthday this year.

Staff have a unique opportunity to save lives through direct mission impact while fulfilling personal and career objectives. The American Cancer Society values accountability and high performance and rewards those teams and team members who continually improve their capability and contribution. The American Cancer Society is also dedicated to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce to help achieve our mission.

Perform administrative tasks and run the front desk as well as supporting field staff fundraisers in their day to day needs. Responsible for answering phones, opening mail, counting money and following strict accounting procedures. In charge of all outgoing mail, ordering supplies for office and coordination with building managers for office needs. Work closely with field staff community managers to ensure fast turnaround with printing, mailing and creating publications. Basic computer skills with emphasisi on Microsoft Excel, Publisher and Powerpoint.

Position Requirements

Friendly and helpful demeaner. Work well with a team and be able to jump in when needed. Strong emphasis on ability to prioritze projects, multitask and troubleshoot.

ACS is an equal opportunity employer and actively seeks candidates from diverse backgrounds including women, communities of color, the LGBT community, veterans, and people with disabilities.

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The American Cancer Society is the nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major...