Administrative Assistant

Location of Job: 
New York, NY - United States
11 Jul 2019
31 Oct 2019
About the organization: 

Women’s World Banking is the global leader in women’s financial inclusion. Rooted in its deep understanding of the women’s market, Women’s World Banking tackles financial inclusion in three interconnected ways: first, by partnering with financial services providers to develop scalable market-driven solutions; second, through its gender-lens private equity fund; and, finally, because diverse institutions are proven to be stronger, Women’s World Banking builds institutional capacity through leadership and diversity programs. Through this holistic approach and the organization’s global reach of 49 institutions in 32 countries, Women’s World Banking accelerates economic opportunity for low-income women and growth for financial service providers in the emerging markets.

About the Job: 

Women’s World Banking is seeking an Administrative Assistant to provide a variety of administrative support duties: meeting/greeting visitors, answering telephone calls and assisting the Executive Leadership Team members with clerical support. The successful candidate will be energetic, customer service and detail orientated who enjoys making a difference and being part of a team that takes pride in their work.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Meets/greets visitors by determining their needs and contacting/directing them to the appropriate person(s).
  • Processes telephone calls by screening incoming calls, transferring calls to the appropriate people and taking/distributing telephone messages.
  • Provides clerical support to a five-member Executive Team by maintaining calendar/phone management, processing expense reports, handling travel arrangements, ensuring proper document management and coordinating donor communications as well as other support/projects as assigned.
  • Prepares meeting materials and assists with the development of PowerPoint presentations.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent and a minimum of two years of experience in a reception/administrative role.
  • Strong interpersonal, customer service, organization, problem-solving and multi-tasking skills required.
  • Knowledge of office procedures and PC literacy (word processing, spreadsheet, Outlook) also required. SalesForce experience highly desirable.
  • Strong sense of urgency and creative problem solver
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
How to Apply: 

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