Receptionist & Administrative Assistant (Boys & Girls Club)
The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization, has a job opening for an Administrative Assistant/Receptionist for the The Boys & Girls Club located on R St. in Richmond, VA. The Salvation Army Boys & Girl Club weaves together academics, enrichment, recreation and character formation to serve boys and girls holistically.
Under the general direction of the Education Manager, the Administrative Assistant/Receptionist serves as receptionist, front desk monitor and administrative support for Boys & Girls Club member, staff and guests. Provides an exceptional customer service. Promotes Club membership and programs by sharing Club information. Maintains a master schedule of events and programs. Answers the telephone in a courteous manner and directs calls to the appropriate destination. Greets, checks-in and checks-out members and guests. Monitors security controls by promoting a safe Club environment. Provides general information about Salvation Army services and BGC operations. Performs a variety of clerical functions to include data entry, correspondence, preparing deposits, etc.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Ability to present a positive and professional image of The Salvation Army. Ability interact with children and teens with patience and respect. Ability to prepare and maintain records and reports in an accurate and complete manner. Ability to support and coordinate activities and events. Ability to clearly communicate roles and responsibilities to individuals and groups. Ability to schedule meetings. Ability to interact with co-workers, volunteers and the public in a positive, professional manner. Ability to work with people of diverse backgrounds and circumstances. Ability to operate and generally maintain all office equipment, including but not limited to the copier, fax machine.
Proficiency with Windows & Microsoft Office 365, particularly Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
High school diploma or GED required supplemented by additional Business, Communication or Education courses preferred; and two years minimum of experience, preferably in diverse and urban areas;
equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES:
Valid driver’s license without restrictions; CDL a plus.
CPR/First Aid Certification.
Work is performed in an indoor and outdoor recreational environment; however, normal office work occurs where there are little or no physical discomforts associated with changes in weather or discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt and the like.
All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.
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*Application Submittal Period: 09/20/2021 - 09/27/2021
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!
- Job Family PMC-NON-EXEMPT
- Job Function Admin Support
- Pay Type Hourly
- 3701 R St, Richmond, VA 23223, USA