Our client who is associated with the Christian Church is looking for a strong Administrative Assistant to support the company's director and to be an integral part of the team. If you are passionate about children and global ministry this would be an ideal role. The client is a child sponsorship program that works globally in Africa, Asia, South America and Central America. The goal is to connect local and global churches to fulfill our vision of activating change locally to impact children globally.
Assisting the Director an administrative capacity
Reconciliation and balancing at month end to ensure the general ledger accounts coincide with the fund disbursement reports
Responsible for a variety of financial tasks (i.e. bank deposits, donor contributions and disbursements, financial preparatory tasks for monthly procedures, reconciliations)
Communicating with donors while maintaining a pleasant manner through various situations
Maintaining donor database system
Completing a variety of administrative tasks such as data entry, filing, scheduling meetings.
Previous experience working as an administrative assistant in a financial capacity
Very strong numeracy skills especially in the area of monetary transactions
Strong donor care skills required; willingness to maintain donors and ensure proper protocols are followed
Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office, Access, Excel, as well as a willingness to learn and adapt to new software programs
Detail oriented, analytical, strong problem-solving skills
Ability to multitask as well as prioritize a large workload in a high-paced environment
Strong communication (both verbal and written) and organizational skills
Able to work effectively in a team environment and also with little or no supervision
Experience with child sponsorship an asset
College diploma and / or the equivalent of 2-3 years of experience as an administrative assistant with financial responsibilities
Terms: Full time, temp to perm
Hours of work: Monday to Friday, 9:00 to 5:00
Pay Rate: $16.00 per hour
Anticipated Start Date: February 3rd, 2014
Location: Near Square One, Mississauga
Please submit your resume for consideration. Although we appreciate your interest in this posting, only candidates who are a very close match for the role will be contacted for an interview.