Personal Assistant

B Strategies - Washington, DC

Part-time | Contract

Position Overview:
A husband/wife duo, who both have very demanding jobs, are in need of a responsible,
experienced personal assistant to provide personalized help with tasks in our condo, which will
likely need to undergo construction soon. A qualified assistant will be expected to exceed
expectations in running personal errands, managing personal events on a shared calendar that
includes professional events as well. This person should keep all information from the job
confidential unless instructed otherwise; the couple likes to keep their personal affairs private. Please send a cover letter and a resume.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
General strategy and leadership:

  • Be available to meet with contractors etc. who need access to the condo
  • Run various errands to pick up things at hardware store grocery store, etc
  • Schedule appointments
  • Make restaurant reservations as instructed
  • Book travel
  • Do laundry

Qualifications, Knowledge & Skills Required:

  • Superior time management and organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Internet savvy
  • Discretion and confidentiality
  • Ability to receive constructive feedback
  • A self-starter willing to be proactive and take initiative
  • Ability to meet deadlines and remain calm under pressure
  • Ability to give direction to others
  • Strong follow-up skills
  • Must have use of a car
  • Great attention to detail
  • College degree is not required

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Salary: $25.00 to $40.00 /hour

Experience:

  • assistant: 1 year (Preferred)

Hours per week:

  • Less than 10

Contract Length:

  • More than 1 year

Contract Renewal:

  • Likely