Position Summary: Tahirih seeks to hire an Office Administrator to support the organization’s central fundraising and administrative functions in our Falls Church, Virginia, headquarters. The successful candidate will be a self-starter with a strong customer service orientation. The Office Administrator is primarily responsible for providing day-to-day operational and administrative support to Tahirih’s Shared Services teams (including Policy, Development, Human Resources, Finance and Operations) and provides back-up support to the Office Administrator of the Greater DC field office that is co-located with Tahirih’s national headquarters. The Office Administrator also coordinates with Office Administrators in Tahirih’s four other field offices in Atlanta, Baltimore, Houston and the San Francisco Bay Area. Because of the collaboration between the National Office Administrator and the Office Administrator of the Greater DC field office, this position reports to the Executive Director of the Greater DC field office.
Annual salary and benefits: Competitive compensation depends on experience. Generous benefits include fully-paid employee health, vision, dental, life and disability insurance; a 401(k) defined contribution retirement plan; flexible work schedules; professional development including in-house training programs, staff enrichment retreats and other growth opportunities. Employees enjoy a very generous self-managed leave benefit inclusive of vacation, sick leave and holidays, including an office-wide closure between December 25 and January 1.
About the Tahirih Justice Center: The Tahirih Justice Center is a growing national non-profit organization that supports the courage of immigrant women and girls who refuse to be victims of violence by providing holistic legal services and advocacy in courts, Congress, and communities. Through pro bono holistic legal services, community outreach and education and nonpartisan public policy advocacy, Tahirih protects women and girls seeking protection from gender-based human rights abuses such as domestic violence, sexual assault, human trafficking, female genital mutilation, honor crimes, and forced marriage. Tahirih is a Bahá’í-inspired organization and works to create a world where women and girls can live in safety and with dignity. Tahirih’s 90 employees work from offices in the DC metro area, Baltimore, Houston, Atlanta, and the San Francisco Bay Area.
Submissions: Please include a cover letter, resume, and a list of three references.
Please note: Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States for any employer.
Tahirih Justice Center is committed to diversity, equity and unity as core values. We practice inclusiveness in decision making through consultation with employees throughout the organization. Tahirih seeks to hire and retain employees whose diversity reflects the communities we serve. We encourage candidates who are committed to equity and who are from all backgrounds, experiences, abilities and identities to apply.