July 19, 2010 by WITS Houston
Writers in the Schools (WITS) seeks a full-time staff member to serve as our Office Manager. The Office Manager’s duties include greeting and assisting visitors, answering phones, coordinating events, projects, and meetings, offering clerical support to a small staff, and managing a fairly complex database. We are seeking a responsible, organized support person with these skills:
- The ability to work with a wide variety of people
- Competence with databases, Internet, and email
- Accuracy with language and attention to detail
- The ability to multi-task and prioritize
- A passion for education and the arts
- And a sense of humor.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree, proficiency with office software, strong writing, organizational, and interpersonal skills. Bilingual (Spanish) preferred. Reliable transportation a must.
WITS is a Houston-based nonprofit that provides long-term educational programs for students and their teachers. Non-smoking environment. Position starts in mid-August. Starting salary $24,000 annually, for 37.5 hours/week. Benefits included.
If you’re interested in applying for this position, please send your resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org or WITS 1523 West Main Houston, TX 77006.