Vice President Administrative Assistant - Yakima, WA

Employer: Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic

Job Description:
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Manages a diverse confidential workload and office responsibilities including administrative tasks, word processing, making telephone calls, scheduling, assisting with project completion, filing, replying to correspondence, and other similar tasks. Works independently as well as in close collaboration with the VP.

Essential Functions/Responsibilities/Duties

Provides confidential administrative support:

A. Processes sensitive information, documents and correspondence, and coordinates schedules. Opens and date stamps incoming correspondence.
B. Screens telephone calls and responds as appropriate.
C. Secures travel arrangements and reimbursements.
D. Travels with VP to various locations as needed.
E. Composes and compiles written correspondence, narratives, and reports as requested.
F. Attends various administrative and other meetings as assigned and reports activities and required actions through transcribed minutes.
G. Distributes transcribed minutes to the appropriate individuals in a timely manner.
Develops and maintains an accessible and updated filing system (electronic and paper) containing policies, forms, reports, procedures and regulations.
-Develops databases as required to facilitate information processing.
-Designs office systems to facilitate workflow.
-Supports other professional staff in the department as necessary, and coordinates the work of volunteer or other support staff as needed.
-Ensures timely and regular processing of data entry, filing, and sending invoices.
-Monitors and coordinates all purchasing and maintenance needs.
-Provides office support cross-coverage as needed for vacations, illness, etc. If applicable, coordinates vacation scheduling with peers.
-Maintains conference room schedules for designated rooms.
-Maintains professional rapport with, and contacts as necessary, clinic staff, clinicians, patients and representatives from outside agencies and members of the community.
-Serves as a liaison resource for the VP for any business related issues.
-Coordinates and maintains the purchasing of office supplies and equipment, and maintenance needs as necessary.
-Provides training to VP direct reports, administrative support and others when necessary.
-Maintains confidentiality of information and system data.
A. Does not disclose confidential or privileged information.
B. Does not access systems or data when there is not an approved business need to do so.


Education: AA Degree. Or High School Diploma/GED with equivalent experience or certificate from an accredited technical school required.

Experience: 3 years’ experience with complex office responsibilities preferred.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Ability to maintain confidentiality. Knowledge of secretarial skills including answering phone, taking messages, typing, composition, scheduling transcribing, etc. Knowledge of Microsoft Access, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word programs preferred. Ability to use computer word processing program required. Ability to create operational reports using excel and word, ability to express self, verbally and in writing. Ability to prioritize and handle a variety of tasks simultaneously. Ability to periodically travel to and attend off-site meetings. Ability to operate all standard office machines and equipment. Ability to work with frequent interruptions.

Contact Person: Gina Adrien
Phone: 509-575-3392
Location: Yakima, Washington
Application Method: Email
Base Pay: $20.16 – $24.69 /HR

Posted on May 24, 2022

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