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Job Opportunity at The Africa Center: Special Assistant to the CEO

The Africa Center is excited to announce an opening for the Special Assistant to the CEO.

Position Summary: The Special Assistant to the CEO provides executive and administrative support to the CEO and executive leadership team. In addition to substantive research and communications responsibilities, the Special Assistant to the CEO will be responsible for scheduling and planning meetings and travel, preparing expenses and will be flexible in performing additional duties as assigned. Independent judgment and discretion is required to plan, prioritize, and organize a diverse workload. Ability to prioritize and thrive in a fast-paced environment is a must.

Full Position DescriptionTAC – Position Description (Special Assistant to the CEO)

How to Apply: Interested candidates should email their resume and a cover letter to careers@theafricacenter.org by May 11, 2018 with the subject line: “Special Assistant to the CEO Application.” No phone calls, please. Only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. Please consider your application received unless it is bounced back.


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