Job Opening: Office/Development Assistant
Prison Pet Partnership in Gig Harbor is looking for a talented individual for a part-time position as Office/Development Assistant. Qualified individual will provide support to daily operations of pet boarding and grooming facility and provide administrative support to Executive Director including but not limited to, recordkeeping, light bookkeeping duties, fundraising, public relations and marketing support.
The successful candidate will enjoy a commitment to service providing high level administrative support, a variety of tasks and responsibilities, working hands-on with dogs and cats and an opportunity to represent PPP at community events.
Some evening and weekend work required. Work environment is inside the Washington Corrections Center for Women. This is a part time, 25 hour per week, entry-level position. Please submit cover letter, resume and wage requirement to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Prison Pet Partnership, 9601 Bujacich Rd NW, Gig Harbor, WA 98332. Position opened until filled. Priority given to resumes received by January 7, 2013.
Prison Pet Partnership is a non-profit organization located on the grounds of the Washington Corrections Center for Woman in Gig Harbor. We rescue and train homeless animals to provide service dogs for persons with disabilities and operate a boarding and grooming facility to provide vocational education for women inmates. Our program benefits all involved — the animals who are given the chance to lead lives of service, the inmates who learn valuable skills so they may find gainful employment upon release, and the individuals with disabilities who receive well-trained dogs to help increase their level of independence.
Prison Pet Partnership believes that each employee makes a significant contribution to our success. Contributions can be within and outside of assigned responsibilities. It is our expectation that each employee will offer his/her services to ensure the success of our endeavors.
Job Title: Office/Development Assistant
Reports to: Executive Director/Vocational Education Program Manager
The Office/Development Assistant’s job is to provide support to the Executive Director and Vocational Education Program Manager by assisting with daily operational, recordkeeping, bookkeeping tasks and fund development tasks. This is a part-time, 25 hours per week, non-exempt position. Some weekend/evening work is required.
Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
Vocational Education Support
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Job descriptions represent a general outline of job duties, functions, and qualifications. They are not intended to be comprehensive in nature. In addition, jobs evolve over time and therefore their description may not reflect the precise nature of the position at a given point in time.
It is the Prison Pet Partnership’s policy to base hiring solely on the individual’s ability to perform essential job functions. Persons with disabilities are eligible for this position provided they can perform those functions with reasonable accommodation.