Title: Office Assistant (Unpaid Position)
Reports to: Danielle Adamson, Programs Manager
Organizational Overview: For more than 47 years, the National Black Child Development Institute (NBCDI) has been at the forefront of engaging leaders, policymakers, professionals, and parents around critical and timely issues that directly impact Black children and families. We are a trusted partner in delivering culturally relevant resources that respond to the unique strengths and needs of Black children around issues, including early childhood education, health, child welfare, literacy, and family engagement. With the support of our Affiliate network in communities across the country, we are committed to our mission “to improve and advance the quality of life for Black children and families through education and advocacy.”
Summary: The Office Assistant will perform various administrative tasks for the National Black Child Development Institute (NBCDI). These tasks may include data entry and other duties, as assigned. This position will support the effective operation of the National office.
Requirements The ideal candidate will:
- Be self-directed and detail-oriented when completing tasks;
- Respect and maintain confidentiality of NBCDI’s Affiliates and partners;
- Be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel; and
- Be responsive to assignments based on his/her skillset.
o Communications: Administrative Tasks o Policy: Research Assistance o Programs: Research Assistance, Administrative Tasks, Project Assistance and Support
Flexible Hours: Weekdays (9 AM – 5:30 PM)
- Immediate start date is available and preferred.
Benefits If successful, the Office Assistant will receive valuable nonprofit work experience at the national level.
If interested, please contact Danielle Adamson at (202) 640-6555 or email@example.com. **The National office is Metro-accessible on the Red Line (Silver Spring Station).