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I Will Survive, Inc.(IWS) is looking for an experienced problem-solver to join our Leadership Team as the Executive Assistant to the Executive Director (ED).
The Executive Assistant (EA) will provide high-level administrative support to the board and ED by conducting research, preparing statistical reports, handling information requests and performing clerical functions such as preparing correspondence, receiving visitors, arranging conference calls and scheduling meetings.
To do this role properly the candidate should have a detailed understanding of the full Microsoft Office suite, be extremely fast at solving problems and have experience as an executive or administration assistant in the past.
Candidates must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, a professional and resourceful demeanor, the ability to work both independently and as a team player, and a desire to take initiative and manage numerous projects simultaneously.
This position is based out of the IWS headquarters and in Doraville, GA and reports directly to the Executive Director. The service commitment preferred is no less than 2 years.
Proven experience as an executive assistant or other relevant administrative support experience.
In-depth understanding of entire MS Office suite.
High school diploma required; associate’s degree preferred
Ability to organize a daily workload by priorities.
Must be able to meet deadlines in a fast-paced quickly changing environment.
A proactive approach to problem-solving with strong decision-making skills.
Professional level verbal and written communications skills.
Preparing financial statements, reports, memos, invoices letters, and other documents.
Answering phones and routing calls to the correct person or taking messages.
Handling basic bookkeeping tasks.
Filing and retrieving corporate records, documents, and reports.
Researching and conducting data to prepare documents for review and presentation by boards of directors, committees, and executives.
Helping prepare for meetings.
Accurately recording minutes from meetings.
Greeting visitors and deciding if they should be able to meet with executives.
Using various software, including word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and presentation software.
Reading and analyzing incoming memos, submissions, and distributing them as needed.
Making travel arrangements for executives.
Performing office duties that include ordering supplies and managing a records database.
Experience as a virtual assistant.
Opening, sorting and distributing incoming faxes, emails, and other correspondence.
384 Northyards Blvd., Suite 190, Atlanta, GA 30313, US
The mission of I Will Survive, Inc. is to provide economic support, prevention education, and health & wellness services to those at higher risk and those affected by breast cancer. Whereever there is a need or injustice, I Will Survive, Inc. will offer its resources regardless of economic status or affiliation. Breast cancer does not discriminate and neither do we.
Founded in 2010, I Will Survive, Inc. helps with ways to decrease risks for breast cancer by health and wellness. What you eat, how you work out, how you love yourself, limit stress, not smoking, breastfeeding, and even more - all make a difference in your life. We promote fitness on a physical, mental, and spiritual level.
Our events/fundraisers are focused on education and charitable gifts. Knowledge is power. Ethnic women, specifically African Americans are the highest mortality rates from breast cancer and 1 in 8 women will be affected by breast cancer in her lifetime according to CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), 1 in 833 for men. Yes, men get breast cancer too.
Join Team Survive today!
Here is the link for the IWS Volunteer Application: http://bit.ly/IWSVolunteerApplication
Thank you again for your interest to serve our communities!