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Administrative Assistant (Part-time)

JRS/USA is searching for an experienced, reliable and task-oriented Administrative Assistant. The Administrative Assistant will be responsible for performing a number of administrative duties for JRS/USA staff, including the Executive Director. The ideal candidate is highly self-motivated, professional, and capable of managing their workload and prioritizing tasks in a timely manner. This position reports to the HR Administrator and is based in Washington, D.C. This is a part-time, non-exempt role, requiring 16 hours of work per week.


  • Arrange travel for JRS/USA staff, as requested
  • Process expense reports for Executive Director and others as assigned
  • Schedule and coordinate logistics for appointments and meetings as needed
  • Assist with preparing and editing documents including correspondence, memos, and emails
  • Manage calendar for Executive Director
  • Organize and maintain files
  • Enter and update information in relevant databases in a confidential manner
  • Receive deliveries; sort and distribute incoming mail
  • Process shipment of packages via FedEx as needed
  • Maintain supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level, anticipating needed supplies, placing and expediting orders for supplies
  • Assist with other departments and projects as needed


  • High school diploma or Associates degree required
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as an administrative assistant
  • Proficiency in MS Office suite
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritize work
  • Attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.

To apply please submit your resume and cover letter on