Personal Assistant

Dufercoenergia - Houston, TX


Job Description
Duferenergia is partnering with a local family wealth and non-profit organization to identify an experienced Administrative/Personal Assistant to support the CEO for a direct hire opportunity. This position is located in Houston, TX.

The administrative personal assistant will report to the Family Office Coordinator to assist a busy, philanthropic executive and family

Main Job Responsibilities:

Service provider management (scheduling of appointments, physical presence in household while work performed for questions/issues/direction, renewal of service contracts) - minimum of 30 vendors on annual basis, 4 weekly, 1 monthly. Arrange for purchase of necessary equipment and supplies
Assist the Nanny/Household Manager as needed with primary assignments of that position -- light housekeeping, physical household organization, purchases, donations, ordering food and supplies and covering bus stop pick up, carpooling, homework needs, registration for children's activities and pet care, etc.
Shopping and Returns - Family/Household/Gifts
Assistance with calendaring of events and children’s schedules
Assistance with travel arrangements and research; including family vacations, children’s camps and couple’s events
Purchase concert tickets, registration and purchase of other social activities for entire family
Assistance with management of personal email and other correspondence - addressing critical and time sensitive issues - particularly related to children
Manage household mail - ensuring social RSVPs provided, time sensitive info handled accordingly and provide to the office/team as appropriate
Event/Party setup/clean-up
Assistance with documented communication of family schedule
Ensure memorials are made as requested
Restaurant or food delivery
Troubleshoot technical issues for household (internet, cable, alarm)
Maintain and control distribution of petty cash- reconciliation, verification and substantiation with receipts for all transactions
Contact/address list management

Job Requirements
Required Skills:

Discretion and trustworthiness: you will often be party to confidential information
Flexibility and adaptability
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Organizational skills and the ability to multitask and manage time
The ability to be proactive/take the initiative and also be part of a team
Tact and diplomacy
A knowledge of standard software packages and the ability to learn specific software as required
Excellent driving record
Service oriented mindset


Luca Caradonna

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $550.00 to $650.00 /week


  • personal assistant: 1 year (Preferred)

Additional Compensation:

  • Commission
  • Bonuses
  • Tips

Working days:

  • Monday
  • Wednesday
  • Friday

Hours per week:

  • 30-39
  • 20-29

Typical start time:

  • 10AM

Typical end time:

  • 5PM

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants under 18 years old, provided it is legally allowed for the job and location
  • A “Fair Chance” job (you or the employer follow Fair Chance hiring practices when performing background checks - learn more at
  • Open to applicants who do not have a high school diploma/GED
  • A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past 6 months or more
  • A good first job for someone who is just entering the workforce with limited experience and education
  • A good first job for new college grads