Administrative Assistant —Temporary/Part Time
About Contra Costa Senior Legal Services:
Contra Costa Senior Legal Services (CCSLS) is a dynamic nonprofit whose mission is to improve the lives of older adults in the County. Our team of lawyers, support staff and volunteers provides urgent legal services to those facing eviction, law suits by unscrupulous creditors, and those needing protection from elder abuse. We are looking for a collaborative team member who shares our commitment to making justice available to a vulnerable population.
Duties and Responsibilities
Answers telephone, greets clients, conducts intakes and makes appointments for CCSLS legal staff; assists CCSLS staff in day to day office operations; provides general clerical support and client file maintenance; Performs such other support duties and responsibilities as needed. This position also involves outreach and education to the community. Duties include organizing, attending and presenting at community meetings throughout Contra Costa County. The position is part-time, 30 hours per week, Mon. through Fri. This position is a temporary position available immediately and to end December 31, 2019.
- Professional office skills, including organization and planning
- Proficiency in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
- Strong writing and oral presentation skills
- Social media skills helpful
- Interpersonal skills / willingness to listen.
- Good writing, verbal and research skills.
- Experience working with nonprofits and/or older adults desirable.
- AA Degree
Salary: $16 to $18 per hour DOE
CCSLS is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to hiring a diverse staff. Members of minority groups, immigrants, persons with disabilities, older adults and members of the LGBT community are encouraged to apply. Please send a cover letter and resume to Verna Haas via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org, or to the address listed above.