Are you looking for a part-time job where you can work for an organization with more than a century of passionate dedication to community service, preserving history, educating children, as well as honoring and supporting those who serve our nation?
The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) is looking for a skilled administrative professional to prepare, track, organize and retain custody of all official Society recordings, records, proceedings, transcriptions, and reports. This position is with the national headquarters located in an historic building near the White House.
This is a part-time, 24 hours per week position. Full-time (40 hours) work is required during board meetings (five times per year) and leading up to and during the week of the annual convention which typically occurs in late June-early July.
Prepares and maintains motions and meetings for each board meeting.
Distributes monthly electronic voting of new members and related items
Prepares publications generated reports (i.e. National Bylaws).
Notifies appropriate parties of actions taken by Executive Committee or National Board of Management.
Prepares Continental Congress (annual convention) minutes and Annual Proceedings of the Society.
Handles routine and ongoing administrative duties.
Qualifications and Requirements:
Four years of increasingly responsible administrative or secretarial experience including participating in recording or transcription activities.
Bachelor’s degree in English, Education, Publishing, History, or related field of study or equivalent work experience is required.
Proficient skill in using MS Office suite.
Strong grammar, proofreading, editing, and formatting skills.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Effective organization skills, especially pertaining to keeping files, records, reports, and meeting minutes.
Self-starter with the ability to work on a team or independently.
Superb interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively with a broad range of people, including members, executive officers and staff
For immediate consideration, please submit a COVER LETTER, which should include salary requirements, and RESUME to:
Attn: Human Resources Dept.
1776 D Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20006
Fax: (202) 737-5702
The DAR is a nonprofit, nonpolitical volunteer women's service organization dedicated to promoting historic preservation, education and patriotism.