We are looking for 2 or 3 volunteers that consider themselves to be: outgoing "people person", very organized, high energy, multi-tasking specialists who desire to "give back" by volunteering to help people living in destitute parts of Africa who truly have nothing.
Our Administrative Assistants work side by side with DGB Directors taking on the daily duties and challenges of running a successful medical relief, non-profit organization, by helping us manage projects and programs in the poorest country in Africa, Ethiopia.
Admin. assistant should enjoy organizing projects/programs, fundraising, managing people, working independently and finding solutions to obstacles standing in the way of our projects, programs etc
Excellent Listening and Communication Skills as well as good People/Interpersonal Skills are a necessity. First line of communication between the directors and the outside world often speaking with donors, supporters, foundation/grant representatives, government representatives, upper management, volunteers etc. about DGB programs, projects. This information may be exchanged in person, in writing, or by telephone or e-mail.
Organizational Skils, high attention to detail also necessary.
Computer/iPad/Phone Skills: Writing/answering emails, preparing documents, formal letters. Good knowledge of common office apps such as Pages, Word, Numbers, Excel, Keynote, Power Point etc. creating spreadsheets, printing documents.
Knowledge and use of iPad preferred or willingness to learn iPad applications.
Coordinate and oversee the work of other DGB volunteers and all committees including Fundraiser committees.