Executive Assistant to Chiefs

Location: Southfield, MI
Date Posted: 11-14-2018
Executive Assistant to Chiefs

Organization: Area Agency on Aging 1-B (non-profit)
Position: Full-Time
Program: Executive Services
Location: Oakland

AAA 1-B makes the commitment to positively impact the health and well-being of older adults, adults with disabilities, and caregivers. The goal of our staff is to lead efforts within the six counties that we serve to achieve their highest quality of life through teamwork, integrity and respect.  We offer the following opportunity to serve:

Under the supervision of the Executive Services Manager, is responsible for supporting the Chief Financial Officer, Chief of Human Resources Officer and Director of Philanthropy by facilitating the accomplishment of work through the provision and coordination of a variety of tasks and services.  Provides efficient and accurate administrative support to the Chiefs, Managers and Supervisors. Model AAA 1-B core values.         

Responsibilities Include: 
  • Assist various areas with the development or revision forms, letters, reports, presentations, newsletters and other documents as requested and according to agency standards. Prepare meeting agendas and minutes. Maintain and/or revise manuals.  Maintains calendars, as needed.
  • Assist with various large projects as part of the Executive Service Team.
  • Assist the department with the development of procedures and creation of forms as they relate to new initiatives. On occasion, may conduct research or gather data on practices and programs as they relate to new initiatives.
  • Create and enter data into spreadsheets.  Maintain and edit records according to department requirements.  Use spreadsheets to create reports as required. Generate reports and assist with mailings if needed.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Minimum requirements include:
  • Bachelors (preferred) or an Associates Degree in Secretarial Science, Liberal Arts or related field with 3-5+ years of high level Administrative support and experience working on a variety of projects.
  • Ability to interact with all levels of staff, external stakeholders, and top-level executives.
  • Excellent technology, project and time management, problem solving, and communication skills are required.
  • Strong organizational and multitasking skills, file management, high degree of accuracy, advanced grammar and proofreading skills are required.
  • Ability to generate reports and take copious meeting minutes.
  • Must have highly proficient skills in MS software: Word, Excel, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat, and PowerPoint. Experience using desktop publishing and database software is helpful. Typing 50 wpm+ required.

The Area Agency on Aging 1-B in Southfield has outstanding benefits for this position that include:
  • A 37.5 workweek, with little to no overtime
  • Choice of 2 excellent Medical Plans that cost next to nothing
  • Fitness and Wellness benefits
  • Dental, Vision, Short and Long-Term Disability
  • Separate Vacation and Sick Banks; both very generous
  • Various Teams that you can join internally, including:
    • People Team and Fun to be Fit Team
  • Centralized commute since main office is in Southfield, MI
  • AND you work with very pleasant colleagues at our Agency!!

Our recruiting team would love to hear from you today!

Please complete our on-line application and submit your resume for immediate consideration.
The Area Agency on Aging 1-B is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
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