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Part-time Administrative Assistant I - Library Foundation

at City of Cedar Rapids in Cedar Rapids, IA


$18.23 - $25.10 Hourly
Library- Main 450 5th Ave SE, IA
Job Type
Library Foundation
Job Number

5/5/2017 4:00 PM Central
This is a part-time 19 hour per week position. Schedule: 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Monday-Friday.

Performs a variety of general office, clerical and administrative support for the Library Foundation to achieve optimum donor retention and recruitment through excellent donor stewardship; performs related work as required.

Some leeway is granted for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative.

Examples of Duties / Knowledge & Skills
Maintains and updates electronic and hard copies of office, prospect and donor records and files;
Maintains basic office functions including: ordering supplies, answering phones, messages, US mail, some email and deliveries;
Arranges facilities and logistics for meetings and functions;
Produces mailing lists and constituent or financial reports as required;
Works closely with Foundation accountant on daily gift entry and monthly income reconciliation;
Processes gifts and related transactions accurately and in a timely manner;
Prepares for and attends monthly Foundation board meetings, assembling board packets and recording minutes;
Facilitates general Foundation correspondence and marketing functions including: assembling donor packets and sending gift acknowledgements, pledge reminders, email blasts and vendor letters;
Works cooperatively with volunteers, donors, library and Foundation staff, other professional staff or vendors, and the general public as required;
Performs all work duties and activities in accordance with City policies, procedures and safety practices;
Attends work regularly at the designated place and time;
Supports continuous process improvement initiatives;
Performs related work as required.
Minimum qualifications & Requirements
Good knowledge of and experience using eTapestry or donor management systems;
Good knowledge of office terminology, procedures and equipment;
Ability to operate a personal computer using program applications appropriate to assigned duties and responsibilities;
Ability to understand and follow complex oral and written instructions;
Ability to handle confidential and administrative information with tact and discretion;
Ability to work cooperatively and to maintain effective working relationships to accomplish job responsibilities;
Ability to quickly learn and put to use new skills and knowledge brought about by rapidly changing information and/or technology;
Ingenuity and inventiveness in the performance of assigned tasks.
Supplemental information
Graduation from High School or GED, supplemented by additional course work in office management; and
Considerable experience in administrative support; experience with nonprofit organizations, including experience using eTapestry, preferred; or
Any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the knowledge and abilities necessary to perform the work.
City of Cedar Rapids
101 First Street SE

Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 52402.

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