EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT

  • Location

    South Africa

  • Industry

    Employment
  • Date Posted

    2 weeks ago

  • Apply Before

    16 May, 2024

VACANCY FOR POSITION OF EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT TO THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR


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The Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation (CSVR) is a non-governmental organisation which envisions societies that are peaceful, equal and free from violence. CSVR aims to understand and prevent violence, heal its effects and build sustainable peace at community, national and regional levels.


We do this through collaboration with and learning from the lived and diverse experiences of communities affected by violence and conflict to inform innovative interventions, generate knowledge, shape public discourse, influence policy, hold States accountable and promote gender equality, social cohesion and active citizenship.


CSVR seeks to appoint an Executive Assistant to be based in its Johannesburg Office. The position will entail a one-year contract, renewable dependent on funding. The successful candidate will be part of the CSVR’s Executive Team.


Responsibilities:
1. Provide administrative support services to the Executive Office
2. Provide Board secretarial support
3. Support the Executive office in new business development and fundraising initiatives
4. Support the mainstreaming of gender across all organisational programmes and operations
5. Provide support to the Executive Director


Competency Profile:
1. Bachelor’s degree/ diploma in Administration, Social Sciences or equivalent.
2. Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role.
3. Experience in a non-governmental sector is an added advantage.
4. Experience in stakeholder management.
5. Diplomacy skills.
6. Experience as Board secretary and senior management committee secretary required.
7. Working knowledge of CSVR content areas (human rights, transitional justice, gender, collective
violence, peacebuilding, etc).


Requirements:
Please complete application form using the link below and submit CV, cover letter and names of two references, indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line, to recruitment@csvr.org.za by COB Thursday, 16th of May 2024.


Application Form: https://forms.office.com/r/SqPGKQ4j5v

Application Form - Executive Assistant to the Executive Director (office.com)