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Administrative Assistant - Spanish Bilingual

Mesa, AZ, USA Req #129
Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Since 1971, A New Leaf has faithfully worked in service to our mission of “Helping Families…Changing Lives,” making a positive impact in the lives of more than 24,000 people each year in the Phoenix Metropolitan area.  Services focus on health, housing, and community services, offering a continuum of support to move households from crisis to long-term health and stability.

For 20 years, Mesa Community Action Network (MesaCAN) has served low-income Mesa residents by meeting their immediate needs and providing programs and support.

MesaCAN makes an important impact in the community, increasing the stability and security of low-income households across Mesa. 

MesaCAN is currently seeking a full-time Administrative Assistant.
Schedule: Full Time; Monday to Friday, 8am - 5pm
Salary: $13.50/hr + $1.50/hr Bilingual incentive
Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Receives and assists visitors and telephone callers. Screens and prioritizes calls, assists visitors or callers whenever possible or directs to the appropriate individual or department as needed. Retrieves voicemails.
  • Attend and actively contribute to weekly staff and training meetings and prepares minutes as required by program need.
  • Disperse mail.
  • Notifies staff as to meetings and/or trainings available and dates, along with agency compliance requirements and other pertinent information.
  • Assist with assurance of compliance with licensing entities and accreditation organizations.
  • Orders and maintains office and program supply inventory. Acts as a resource for various office equipment (i.e. printer, copier, fax, etc.).
  • Generate applicable monthly reports as dictated by program needs.
  • Organize and prepare meetings as directed to include: reservations, room arrangements, food, and supplies
  • Seeks out innovative ways to streamline and improve workflow processes.
  • Develops and maintains records and files in an organized accurate manner.
Requirements/Qualifications/Skills:
  • Bilingual, Spanish-English required.
  • Significant working abilities of Microsoft Professional Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc).
  • High School Diploma or GED required; Associates or Bachelors Degree preferred
  • Valid Driver’s License with reliable transportation and Current Auto Liability Insurance.
  • A Class One Fingerprint Clearance Card or the ability to obtain one
  • 39 Month clean motor vehicle record

We appreciate your interest in our organization. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, religion, color, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

A New Leaf is an at-will employer. Any offer of employment with A New Leaf is contingent upon a successful consumer report to include verification of employment, education, criminal background search and driving records.

A New Leaf is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and participates in the E-Verify program. A New Leaf participates in el program de E-Verify. Equal Opportunity Employer.

BENEFITS PACKAGE: All of our employees enjoy the following benefits: direct deposit, competitive pay, accrued sick time, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), annual team member appreciation event, informal, yet professional team environment.

For full time employees, we also provide the following included in the total compensation plan: Health/Dental/Vision Coverage, Accrued Sick and Vacation Time, Paid Holidays, Life Insurance, AD&D, Short Term Disability, 401(K), Tuition Reimbursement, and a Wellness Program which has received a Silver Level of excellence in worksite wellness by providing employees with Annual Biometrics, Gym Reimbursements, Wellness Initiatives, Workers Compensation improvements, and much more!

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Max Hiring Rate $15.00
  • Travel Required No
  • Required Education High School
  • Mesa, AZ, USA