Georgia Employer ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT I in Atlanta, Georgia

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization, has an opening for an Administrative Assistant I for the Southern Territory Headquarters, located in Atlanta, Georgia. Job Summary Prepares Corrections/Bible Course Program correspondence; processes paperwork necessary for efficient office operations; files and records various office information; answers the telephone and provides general information regarding the Corrections/Bible Course Program office operations and/or services; processes incoming/outgoing mail for the office. Assists the Corrections-Institutional Services Program Director with performing data collection and correspondences. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Knowledge of general office practices and procedures. Knowledge of effective and efficient record keeping and bookkeeping practices and procedures. Ability to learn and become proficient in specific computer software utilized by the department such as Microsoft Office. Ability to maintain an efficient and organized filing system to ensure that items can be retrieved in a timely manner. Ability to maintain the confidential nature of the department. Ability to follow instructions, plan and organize work, and work under limited supervision. Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language. Ability to manipulate numbers. Ability to sort documents alphabetically and numerically. Ability to keypunch information into a computer. Ability to effectively and efficiently work on multiple projects at the same time without becoming frustrated or disorganized. Ability to operate and answer the telephone. Education and Experience High School Diploma or G.E.D. � Required And Two years experience performing administrative support work in an office environment, Or Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. Physical Requirements/Working Conditions Manual dexterity. Ability to sit, walk, and stand on a frequent change basis in order to perform the duties of this position. Ability to carry and/or lift objects weighing between 25 to 50 lbs. Work is performed in a normal office environment where there are little or no physical discomforts associated with changes in weather or discomforts with noise, dust, dirt, and the like. Additional Comments All employees recognize The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission. To apply, please complete our on-line application at www.salvationarmycareers.org. Application Submittal Period: 05/15/2018 � 05/20/2018 All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disable