Los Angeles or San Diego
Salary Range (DOE): $50,780 – $68,050 per year
Application Deadline: Open until filled. Apply should be received by June 21,
2019 to be considered for the first round of interviews.
WHO WE ARE:
The LAU is comprised of eight different practice groups and over 100 staff that
provide direct legal representation to thousands of people with disabilities each
year. These staff are funded by more than 10 state and federal grants that
require regular reporting.
PURPOSE OF THE JOB
DRC is looking for a motivated Executive Assistant to assist the Legal Advocacy
Unit (LAU) Management Team (Director, Senior Managing Attorney and Senior
Litigation Counsel) in developing, managing, coordinating, and completing
complex administrative projects that support the LAU’s legal work, improve
efficiency, and ensure grant compliance.
The Executive Assistant supports the Legal Advocacy Unit Management Team in
its management of the entire LAU. This includes, but is not limited to, reporting
our work to our grantors and Board of Directors, managing the grievance
process, compliance with policies and procedures in the Advocacy Services
Manual and development and implementation of more efficient administrative
systems. This position requires creativity, problem-solving skills and strong
technical skills to create and systematize old and new task management
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or other related degree with one-year experience in high level administration OR Five years of progressive experience in administrative, secretarial or project management in lieu of the Bachelor’s degree, PLUS:
– Demonstrated ability to solve problems, which involve complex situations
that present new challenges where only limited standardization exists.
– Proficient knowledge of Windows based computer applications including
Internet access and Microsoft Office Suite, including intermediate or greater
knowledge in Excel.
– Experience coordinating meetings and/or events and making travel
Working at DRC is more than just a job – it is a rare opportunity to do what you
are good at while making a difference! DRC offers competitive salaries and a
generous benefit package. To view the detailed job description and complete the
application go to https://jobs.lever.co/disabilityrightsca/588156a4-d935-4ca8-be9e-941a78907409?lever-origin=applied&lever-source%5B%5D=Internal%20Flyer