Job Opportunity - Administrative Assistant Position
Position Title: Administrative Assistant
Position Status: 10-15 hrs/week contracted position
Reports to: PRI Education and Collaborative Directors
Organizational Mission: The Permaculture Research Institute Cold Climate (PRI) is a community of ‘learners and doers’ who design and demonstrate permaculture systems for living sustainably in colder climates. We work with individuals and organizations interested in building a more sustainable, secure and just future.
Position Start Date: November 1st
Position Purpose: To coordinate and support the administrative operations of the organization and its programs.
•Administrative and Office Coordination: To ensure smooth operation of office and administration including internal communication systems, database updating, and list serve coordination.
•Program Support: To provide administrative support to all program staff as needed, with a primary focus on supporting PRI’s Farming Programs.
•Marketing and Communications: To serve as the first point of contact for PRI’s community, create a warm and welcoming experience for program participants, members, teachers, staff, and community at large. Ensures regular and timely updates of PRI events to relevant participants.
•Other duties as assigned.
Required Skills & Compensation
Required Skills Include: Office coordination and community engagement experience. Excellent organizational, communication skills; meticulous, detail oriented, and self-motivated personality; ability to be adaptable and flexible and perform multiple tasks in collaboration with all staff members. Advanced experience with MS Excel, Word, and social media. Passion, interest, and understanding of PRI’s mission, work and role in the community.
Compensation: $10/hour, but opportunity for salary increase and position expansion over time
Please email, mail, or hand deliver resume and letter of interest by October 24rd to:
PRI Cold Climate
@ Intermedia Arts
2822 Lyndale Ave S.
Minneapolis, MN 55408