Are you looking for a position where you can work with top management?
Would you like to be a member of a team that has a positive impact on your community?
Do you like a fast-paced and stimulating work environment?
Being an Executive Assistant has its Advantages
As an Executive Assistant at Devereux, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:
Opportunities for professional growth
Supportive and experienced team
Day shift schedules
Assists Executive Director in the administration of the executive office functions and Marketing/Development activities. With limited supervision, performs administrative support often of a confidential nature. Provides support to the members of the Leadership Team. Supervises Switchboard/Reception and functions throughout the facility interacting with all departments, fostering cooperative working relationships.
Devereux is a leading nonprofit behavioral health organization that supports many of the most underserved and vulnerable members of our communities. Founded in 1912 by Helena Devereux, we operate a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of individuals and families every year. We help empower children and adults with intellectual, emotional, developmental, and behavioral challenges to lead fulfilling and rewarding lives. Our Philosophy of Care operates under the core principles of Individualized Services; Effective and Accountable Services; and Positive, Behavioral Approaches.
The primary purpose of Devereux is to provide quality service to those entrusted to our care by their families, guardians, agencies, and other designated parties. The most critical resource we have to accomplish this task is our employees. No intervention can be implemented without the assistance of competent employees who are physically and mentally prepared to carry out this tremendous responsibility.
For this reason, in addition to a competitive salary, Devereux provides a comprehensive health and welfare benefits program to eligible full-time employees, family members, and domestic partners. Health and welfare programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services, and an Employee Assistance / Work Life Balance Program, as well as generous time-off policies, and a 403 B retirement plan. Additionally, voluntary, employee paid, Vision and Supplemental Life Insurance are available to FT employees.
It is the intent of Devereux to continue to offer these benefits; however, we reserve the right to change or stop them at any time, with or without notice.
EDUCATION : Minimum of a high school diploma or GED required. Four-year degree in administration or related field preferred.**
EXPERIENCE : A minimum of 5 years’ experience at an increasing level of responsibility providing administrative support. Minimum of 2 years in a social or health services setting preferred. Requires excellent oral and written communication/customer service skills and excellent computer skills.**
About the Organization: The employment policies of Devereux are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.
EOE Statement: We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will consider applicants for this position without regard to any category protected by applicable federal, state or local law, including but not limited to race, religion, sex, color, age, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, national origin, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or uniform service member status.
Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug testing required. EOE