Warning: session_start() [function.session-start]: open(/home/content/44/6617544/tmp/sess_37rl7iurfkr3d8u4bp8aqnse51, O_RDWR) failed: No such file or directory (2) in /home/content/44/6617544/html/v1/wp-content/plugins/contactforms/cforms.php on line 57

Warning: session_start() [function.session-start]: Cannot send session cookie - headers already sent by (output started at /home/content/44/6617544/html/v1/wp-content/plugins/contactforms/cforms.php:57) in /home/content/44/6617544/html/v1/wp-content/plugins/contactforms/cforms.php on line 57

Warning: session_start() [function.session-start]: Cannot send session cache limiter - headers already sent (output started at /home/content/44/6617544/html/v1/wp-content/plugins/contactforms/cforms.php:57) in /home/content/44/6617544/html/v1/wp-content/plugins/contactforms/cforms.php on line 57
Rhode Island Natural History Survey » Administrative Assistant Wanted
RINHS HeaderRINHS Header
Feed on Posts or Comments

Jobs &News jbarnes on 11 Feb 2011 03:47 pm

Administrative Assistant Wanted

The Rhode Island Natural History Survey (RINHS) seeks a part-time, temporary, Administrative Assistant. This is an approximately 15 hour/week position and pays $13 – $15.50/hour. The schedule can be flexible within regular business hours. The Administrative Assistant works closely with the Program Administrator to perform a range of office tasks: correspondence, purchasing, filing, mail, answering phones, and errands, among others. The Administrative Assistant will be expected to participate in RINHS programs and other tasks that include occasional evening and weekend hours.

The successful applicant will demonstrate writing ability and be proficient with MS Word and Excel. Other office productivity software experience is a plus. Because RINHS is a small organization, working on diverse tasks is necessary. The successful applicant will demonstrate an ability to work flexibly, creatively, and independently while contributing to a productive team environment. Because the Administrative Assistant is one of RINHS’s points of contact with members, clients, donors, and the public, the successful applicant will present evidence that they can be courteous, thorough, and reliable. Experience with non-profit administration, accounting, or environmental science or management is a plus.

The position is in the RINHS office in Kingston, RI. This position is for approximately 5 months. It is not eligible for fringe benefits and does not include health insurance. The Administrative Assistant reports to the Program Assistant. RINHS is a private non-profit environmental science membership organization (see www.rinhs.org). RINHS is an equal opportunity employer, women and minorities are encouraged to apply. This position is funded by a grant under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 through the U.S. Forest Service.

Review of applications will begin February 21, 2011, and continue until the position is filled. To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information, including email and phone number, of three persons whom RINHS may contact regarding your experience and qualifications to Kira Stillwell programadmin@rinhs.org.

Trackback This Post | Subscribe to the comments through RSS Feed

Leave a Reply



Warning: Unknown: open(/home/content/44/6617544/tmp/sess_37rl7iurfkr3d8u4bp8aqnse51, O_RDWR) failed: No such file or directory (2) in Unknown on line 0

Warning: Unknown: Failed to write session data (files). Please verify that the current setting of session.save_path is correct () in Unknown on line 0