Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant – New Beginnings Counseling Center. 40 hours per week position for non-profit agency that provides mental health services at a community clinic and also shelter and supportive services to the homeless population.

Responsibilities and tasks include providing comprehensive administrative assistance to Executive and Clinical Directors and agency administrative staff to support daily agency activities. Daily tasks include researching community resources; collection of data and shared responsibility for tracking outcomes and program performance measures; conducting initial client intakes and providing initial client contact; recording and processing client fees; and participating in health and safety procedure implementation. Responsibilities also include basic office administrative tasks such as copying, filing, entering data, preparing correspondence, restocking office supplies, answering phones, delivering documents, etc.

The ideal candidate excels at computer work and has experience providing administrative support in an office environment. The assistant must have a demonstrated ability to multi-task and must have a can-do, team-oriented approach to work. Experience with data collection preferred and/or a solid demonstrated ability to use complex software and Microsoft Excel for data collection and reporting. The position requires initiative, resourcefulness, and the ability to be self-directed and work autonomously. Bachelors degree required, preferred in psychology, social work, or counseling. Bi-lingual a plus but not required. Must be willing to make at least a one-year commitment.

Work hours are during the traditional work week of Monday – Friday, 9-6 although there will be occasional night time and weekend hours to assist with community events and emergent deadlines. Salary is $19 per hour. Position begins asap.

Send resume and a list of three professional references to hr@sbnbcc.org. If we feel you are a good match for the position, you will be contacted to schedule an interview.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, political affiliation or beliefs, sex, age, physical handicap, medical condition, marital status or pregnancy (as those terms are defined by the California Fair Employment and Housing Act — Government Code Section 12900-12996), except where such discrimination is based on a bona fide occupational qualification.