POSITION Administrative Assistant, Finance & Operations Team
LOCATION Seattle, WA
Global Partnerships (GP) is an impact-first investor dedicated to expanding opportunity for people living in poverty. Impact-first investing means investing in a way that seeks the greatest possible social impact, while seeking to preserve capital with a modest financial return for investors. GP believes that impact-first investing has an essential role to play in advancing sustainable solutions to poverty for millions of people worldwide.
GP creates and manages impact-first investment funds that make loans and early-stage investments in social enterprises serving people living in poverty in less developed countries, primarily in Latin America and Africa. The GP team is comprised of mission-driven, dedicated, high-performing colleagues working primarily from offices in Seattle, Washington, Bogotá, Colombia, and Nairobi, Kenya. To learn more about Global Partnerships, please visit our website at www.globalpartnerships.org.
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The Administrative Assistant will provide critical administrative support to the Global Partnerships (GP) Seattle headquarters, GP’s offices in Bogotá and Nairobi, and the GP Executive Team. The ideal candidate will be an experienced, proactive, and independent administrative and office assistant who assumes personal ownership on a day-to-day basis for the organization. The person will exemplify GP’s commitment to mission, respect, collaboration, and excellence.
The Administrative Assistant will be responsible for the day-to-day functioning of the Seattle office and for supporting the Finance and Operations team as well as supporting GP executives, particularly the CEO. Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, the Administrative Assistant will be based at GP’s global headquarters in Seattle, Washington. Hours are defined as in-office 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday, however this may be adjusted occasionally based on daily projects.
This role will be responsible for the following: