The Center for International Policy (CIP) is seeking an Office Manager and Executive Assistant to the President. This position reports to the President and Director of Finance and Operations.
In order to ensure organizational efficiency and effectiveness, the Office Manager and Executive Assistant to the President coordinates and organizes office administration and procedures. This position is responsible for streamlining administrative procedures, disseminating intra-office and external communications and coordination of CIP’s internship program. The Office Manager and Executive Assistant to the President also provides high-level administrative support to the President by conducting research, preparing reports, handling information requests and performing clerical functions.
About the Organization
The Center for International Policy is an independent nonprofit center for research, public education and advocacy on U.S. foreign policy. We work to make a peaceful, just and sustainable world the central pursuit of U.S. foreign policy. We offer common sense solutions to the most urgent problems facing our country and our planet: war, corruption, poverty and inequality, and climate change.
CIP was founded in 1975, in the wake of the Vietnam War, by former diplomats and peace activists who sought to reorient U.S. foreign policy to advance international cooperation as the primary vehicle for solving global challenges and promoting human rights
We bring diverse voices to bear on key foreign policy decisions and make the evidence-based case for how and why the United States must redefine the concept of national security in the 21st century.
Office Management (25%)
Event Planning (5%)
Internship Program Coordination (10%)
Post internship recruitment advertisements three times per year
Create and collect offer letters and keep up to date records including W9s, emergency contact forms, and building access codes and paperwork
Conduct orientation, periodic check-ins, and exit interviews
Conduct bi-monthly check-ins and progress reports with program intern supervisors
Plan and execute intern events such as catered lunches with staff and educational workshops
Executive Assistance (35%)
Coordinate and keep track of president’s daily schedule, priorities and appointments
Assemble background materials
Assist in meeting preparation including reserving meeting space, compiling board packets, ordering and setting up catered meals, setting up meeting conference calling tech, and greeting guests
Attend meetings to record action items as needed
Other tasks as needed
This position reports to the President and the Director of Finance and Operations.
This position works closely with the Development Manager, program intern supervisors, and program directors as needed
Education, Knowledge and Experience
All applicants for this position must submit a cover letter, resume and writing sample. Please attach your cover letter, resume and writing sample as one document when you apply and send it to Sonya Carter, Director of Finance and Operations, with “Office Manager/Exec Asst” in the subject line.
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