Executive Assistant to CEO

SafeHaven of Tarrant County
February 9, 2023
1010 Center St., Arlington, Texas
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Are you interested in pursuing meaningful work?  Are you interested in ending intimate partner violence in Tarrant County?  SafeHaven is Tarrant County’s only state-designated family violence program – this means we have the honor of working alongside domestic violence victims to keep them safe and simultaneously do our part in holding offenders accountable.  We offer flexible work-life balance and an opportunity to change the community – and the world.  We are excited to welcome new staff into our family and to work on this critical, life-saving mission together.

SafeHaven is seeking an Executive Assistant to the CEO.

This position provides administrative and clerical functions for the President/CEO. The position also supervises the Office Manager for the administration building and assists CEO in the management of the Board of Directors, serving as a liaison/contact for them.

The position has significant responsibilities in line with a standard executive admin role. Above and beyond that, the CEO will rely on this position to research, prioritize, and follow up on incoming issues and concerns, including those of a sensitive or confidential nature. Additionally, the CEO will rely on this position to act as a "barometer" and have a sense of the issues taking place in the environment in order to keep the CEO updated.

SafeHaven values employees who are in line with the culture of the agency, including those who are curious, trustworthy, open communicators, flexible, and willing to be held accountable. Working in the domestic violence field can be hard – but we can do hard things.

The specific qualifications for this role are:

  • High school diploma or GED required with at least five years of administrative experience;
  • Prior nonprofit experience preferred / prior experience working with a nonprofit Board of Directors preferred;
  • Knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite and willingness to learn additional software. 

Competitive benefits package offered

SafeHaven is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Application Instructions

Please include salary requirements in cover letter.  Candidates can apply through our agency website employment page at https://www.safehaventc.org/

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