The YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles is not only the premiere non-profit in LA, it's also a great place to work, make a difference in your community and meet like-minded individuals. The LA area is home to the second largest YMCA Association in the US, with 26 branches, 2 camps and over 50 child care sites. The LA Y is a highly-collaborative, rewarding and fun environment where you will discover your passions, grow your career and make an impact!
We believe in the four Core Values of Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility and understand that our staff are our biggest asset! We strive to create high-performing, strong teams in each of our branches and are looking for passionate and enthusiastic staff who will help us to strengthen our impact, empower our community and deliver incredible programming!
The Administrative Assistant/Senior Secretary (Fundraising) is responsible for administrative duties related to fundraising, accounts receivable, entering pledges in Raiser's Edge software, year-round support to special events, answering phones and attend community events. Managing fundraising correspondence for the Kids To Camp Golf Tournament, Endowment and Booster Club Dinner, capital campaign and special events; and managing rosters and A/R reports, and helping with projects as assigned by Executive Director.
3-5 years of experience as an Administrative Assistant.
Knowledge of Raiser's Edge, preferred.
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook).
Knowledge of business communications, including style and format of letters, memoranda, minutes and reports.
Knowledge of office procedures and methods including telephone communications, office systems, office equipments and record keeping.
Effective verbal, interpersonal relations, and written communication skills.
Ability to establish priorities, work independently, and proceed with objectives with little supervision.
Ability to work as part of a team.
Ability to effectively plan and organize.
Ability to handle/manage multiple tasks/projects.
Proficient in building a strong team of staff and volunteer leaders.
Assist the Executive Director with fundraising functions for year-round Campaign, Booster Club Dinner, Endowment and Kids to Camp Golf Tournament, special events and community events. Manage correspondence, invoicing, and accounts receivables.