Monday, May 4, 2015

Program Assistant Position with Natural Resources Defense Council

Position Summary:
NRDC is seeking an entry-level Program Assistant to provide important administrative and basic program support for our busy Government Affairs team in our Washington, DC office.

Responsibilities:

  • Scheduling and facilitating internal and external meetings
  • Maintaining calendar appointments and meetings
  • Coordinating travel arrangements
  • Editing, formatting, and proofreading documents
  • Providing basic research and writing support
  • Processing invoices and business expenses
  • Providing general administrative support and ad hoc projects as needed

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Superior personal organization, time management and multi-tasking ability
  • Good judgment; attention to details; follows instruction well; can-do attitude
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Advanced computer skills in Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint