Positions listed here are open at The Salvation Army's National Headquarters in Alexandria, VA only. Please contact your local Salvation Army for job opportunities in your area. Click here for Salvation Army opportunities by territory.
You must be a U.S. citizen or be eligible to work in the U.S. to apply.
Hiring Range: : $19.55 - $21.99 Hourly
Job Description: Edit technical minutes for all national conferences, commissions, and committees, as well as researches material and summarizes the information for various reports and special projects. Duties include editing, proofreading, researching, formatting and preparing technical minutes from start to finish. Researching materials for special projects and preparing written reports/summaries of research findings and composing related correspondence; preparing and maintaining files/records; developing and maintaining electronic and manual files of a variety of correspondence, records, reports, templates and documents.
Requirements: High school diploma or G.E.D. supplemented by secretarial courses from a technical/vocational school, and two to four years' editorial experience, and other experience performing a variety of progressively responsible administrative and technical support work characteristic/unique to this office/department’s purpose, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Knowledge of general office practices, efficient record keeping, techniques involving report preparation, record keeping and business communications both oral and written. Solid computer skills including proficiency with electronic messaging, Excel, Adobe Acrobat, with advanced skills in Microsoft Word (tables, sectioning/pagination, inserting objects/pictures, tracking). Proficient understanding of the English language with the ability to follow grammar and punctuation rules.
Benefits after 90 days. Free underground parking and lunches offered.
Submit your cover letter and resume by secure fax to (703) 684-3478, e-mail to [email protected] with the job title in the subject line, or send via US Mail to 615 Slaters Lane Alexandria, VA 22314, Attn: HR Office.
For more information please contact:
The Salvation Army National Headquarters
615 Slaters Lane
Alexandria, VA 22314
You may also e-mail resumés to: [email protected]