Administrative Assistant

Salary will be between $15.23 to $16.00 per hour (based on experience), full time 37.5 hours per week (plus insurance and time off benefits)

Are you looking for a job where what you do makes an impact in your community?  Are you seeking a position that makes you feel good about the work you do every day and where you know you are making a difference, even behind the scenes?  Then Easterseals Florida is looking for you for our Administrative Assistant position in the Southernmost Coast Early Steps program in Miami, Florida!!  Our people and our culture are very important to us, so not only will you be an important part of it, but you will also be a culture champion.  Our ideal candidate is an experienced professional with a positive outlook and a passion for helping others succeed. Someone who is looking for a long-term career opportunity with an organization committed to work-life balance, and promotes a culture of respect, kindness and transparency. 

What We Offer:

  • Live and on demand Professional Development opportunities
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Plans
  • Paid Holidays, Vacation, Sick, and Personal Time
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Several Supplemental Insurance Policies
  • 403B Savings Plan
  • Easterseals Cares Wellness Program
  • Work Life Balance
  • The Opportunity to Make a Difference in the Community and the Organization

What we value:

  • Strong work ethic
  • An energetic individual
  • Honesty
  • Eagerness to learn
  • Team player
  • Someone who takes initiative and troubleshoots
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to prioritize work
  • Attention to detail

A snapshot of what you'll do:

  • Provide general clerical support such as making copies, faxing documents, filing, and organizing
  • Answer phones and greet guests
  • Sort and distribute mail and faxes
  • Draft correspondence, perform data entry, and prepare monthly reports
  • Order supplies
  • Work with accounting on receiving and depositing checks and/or ACH payments

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • Six (6) months' related experience
  • Experience in processing high volume electronic filing
  • A passion for helping others
  • Must be a pro-active problem solver with the ability to multi-task while maintaining excellent attention to detail
  • High level organization skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs (Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel), the Internet, Adobe, and database programs (data entry skills)
  • Highly resourceful team player, with the ability to also be extremely effective independently
  • Ability to complete a high volume of tasks and projects
  • Ability to meet our approved driver qualifications in order to drive your personal vehicle, as required, for Easterseals Florida business-related needs (minimum age of 21 and good driving history)

Easterseals Florida has been rated a 2020 and 2021 Great Place to Work by our employees!  We provide services daily that lead the way to full equity, inclusion and access for people with disabilities, families and communities through enriching education, enhancing health, expanding employment and elevating community.  Working at Easterseals is more than just a job - it's an opportunity to be part of something bigger!  If you want to translate your talent, your passion, and your commitment to help people with disabilities, families and the community, you might be exactly what we are looking for.

Easterseals Florida is an AA/EEO employer and Drug Free Workplace (DFWP).