About Corus:  Corus International is the parent of a family of world-class organizations working to deliver the holistic, lasting solutions needed to end extreme poverty once and for all. We are a global leader in international development, with 150 years of combined experience across our brands. Our nonprofit and for-profit subsidiaries include IMA World Health and its fundraising brand Corus World Health, Lutheran World Relief, CGA Technologies, Ground Up Investing, and Farmers Market Brands. Our more than 800 employees around the globe are experts in their fields and dedicated to helping the world’s most vulnerable people break the cycle of poverty and lead healthy lives.

At Corus we believe that good only grows stronger and we reflect that belief in our workplace culture. We value every employee’s specialized area of expertise and nurture professional growth. We promote an engaging and supportive work environment, where employees feel enabled and driven to innovate, learn and collaborate. And because our subsidiaries often function as partners, our employees have the opportunity to work across our enterprise family.

Corus is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in our worldwide workplace, and we believe that social justice and respect for the human dignity of every person are fundamental to all we do as an organization.

Further details about the organization can be found at: https://corusinternational.org

About The Job:

The Domestic Operations Assistant (DA) provides high quality, reliable office administration, operations, and facilities management support. The Domestic Operations Assistant organizes, coordinates, and helps manage office operations and procedures to ensure organizational effectiveness and efficiency.

Location:

This position is based in our Washington DC office.  Monday – Friday from 10am to 3pm.  There will not be any international or domestic travel requirements.

About The Ideal Candidate:

We are searching for an organized, energetic self-starter to be our new Domestic Operations Assistant.

To be successful as an operations assistant, you should possess excellent communication skills and be able to juggle multiple tasks. Top candidates will have strong organizational, critical thinking, and interpersonal skills.

Domestic Operations Assistant Responsibilities include:

Assisting the Senior Director, Domestic Operations with administrative & operational tasks.

Promptly answering operational questions of staff and other stakeholders.

Providing excellent customer service and maintaining relationships with vendors.

Sort and distribute mail & packages to respective personnel.

Store, file and retrieve corporate documents and reports as and when needed.

Order, store and organize all office supplies.

Manage incoming and outgoing letters and packages.

Perform general office administrative and clerical duties.

Analyzing all operations and forwarding suggestions for improvement to the Manager.

Requirements:

  • One to three years office administration / administrative assistant experience
  • Four years of high school, vocational school or equivalent required.
  • Two years of college or technical school preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook.  Knowledge of Office 365 & SharePoint a plus.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Superb organizational skills.
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills.
  • A willingness to learn.

Why You Should Apply: Corus offers competitive salaries, discretionary bonuses, 100% employer paid Vision insurance, lots of paid leave, generous retirement program, flexible work schedules and so much more!

Call to action:

Apply for immediate consideration