Annapolis, MD 21401
We're seeking two volunteers whom will assist the organizations President and Vice President, Administrative Assistants ensure the efficient day-to-day operation of office support. Primary Duties and Responsibilities Administrative Assistants perform a wide range of duties including some or all of the following: Reception Answer general phone inquiries using a professional and courteous manner Direct phone inquires to the appropriate staff members Reply to general information requests with the accurate information Greet clients/suppliers/visitors to the organization in a professional and friendly manner Office administration Use computer word processing, spreadsheet, and database software to prepare reports, memos, and documents Sort incoming mail, faxes, and courier deliveries for distribution Prepare and send outgoing faxes, mail, and courier parcels Forward incoming general e-mails to the appropriate staff member Forward voice mail from the general mailbox to the appropriate staff member Purchase, receive and store the office supplies ensuring that basic supplies are always available Code and file material according to the established procedures Update and ensure the accuracy of the organization's databases Back-up electronic files using proper procedures Provide secretarial and administrative support to management and other staff Make travel, meeting and other arrangements for staff Coordinate the maintenance of office equipment Assist with financial management Use computer software to prepare invoices and financial statements Code and file financial material according to established records management procedures Process accounts payable ensuring timeliness and accuracy of information Process accounts receivable ensuring timeliness, accuracy of codes and appropriate backup Prepare accurate bank reconciliations and deposits Administer petty cash according to established procedures Assist with financial reports as required Month end duties as required Provide Board support With the Executive Director, prepare meeting agendas and supporting material for distribution Ensure the timely distribution of material to the Board Support the Board with meeting, travel and other arrangements Draft minutes of Board meetings for review by the Executive Director Create action list for management staff from board meetings Qualifications Education High School Diploma Post secondary education in business, computers, or office management is an asset Professional designation None Knowledge, skills and abilities Proficiency in the use of computer programs for: Word processing Databases Spreadsheets Bookkeeping E-mail Internet Proficiency in the use of office equipment: Computer Voice messaging systems Fax Photo copier Personal characteristics Administrative Assistants should demonstrate competence in some or all of the following: Behave Ethically: Understand ethical behaviour and business practices and ensure own behaviour and the behaviour of others are consistent with these standards and align with the values of the organization. Build Relationships: Establish and maintain positive working relationships with others both internally and externally to achieve the goals of the organization. Communicate Effectively: Speak, listen and write in a clear, thorough and timely manner using appropriate and effective communication tools and techniques. Focus on Client Needs: Anticipate, understand, and respond to the needs of internal and external clients to meet or exceed their expectations within the organizational parameters. Foster Teamwork: Work cooperatively and effectively with others to set goals, resolve problems, and make decisions that enhance organizational effectiveness. Make Decisions: Assess situations to determine the importance, urgency and risks, and make clear decisions which are timely and in the best interests of the organization. Organization: Set priorities, develop a work schedule, monitor progress towards goals, and track details/data/information/activities. Plan: Determine strategies to move the organization forward, set goals, create and implement actions plans, and evaluate the process and results. Solve Problems: Assess problem situations to identify causes, gather and process relevant information, generate possible solutions, and make recommendations and/or resolve the problem. Experience 1-3 years experience in an office setting
Date Posted: Jun 26, 2022
We are community-based organization seeking volunteer grant writers and grant research experts who want to give back to the community. You should be motivated and willing to commit one year or more work that will have a significant positive impact on the communities we serve. . This specific position, we are seeking individuals with past grant writing and/or researching experience working small organizations which provide mental health and substance use disorders services and also offer peer support, harm reduction toolkits, neighborhood clean-ups, and more. We are an diverse organization, and our goals are to serve those in need rather it be drug treatment, homelessness, toy distribution.
Date Posted: Jun 26, 2022