Advocates for Youth is dedicated to creating programs and promoting policies that help young people make informed and responsible decisions about their sexual health. Advocates for Youth relies on dedicated staff to accomplish its mission. Below are current job and internship openings.
Advocates for Youth is dedicated to creating programs and advocating for policies that help young people make informed and responsible decisions about their reproductive and sexual health. Advocates provides information, training, and strategic assistance to youth-serving organizations, policy makers, youth activists, and the media in the United States and the developing world.
SUMMARY POSITION DESCRIPTION:
The Administrative Assistant's responsibilities fall into three categories: receptionist, administrative and secretarial support, and publications fulfillment. In addition to these responsibilities, s/he performs additional tasks as assigned.
This position requires at least four years of relevant experience and a high level of skill in the use of Microsoft Office (Access, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Word). Experience with accounts payables is a plus. The successful candidate should be dependable, be a self-starter, exercise good judgment, take initiative and enjoy working with people. Excellent grammar, communication, and telephone skills a must. Applicants should be able to work well independently and under pressure, follow through on assignments, and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.