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TITLE: Foundation Assistant
THE ORGANIZATION: The LA84 Foundation is a nationally recognized leader in support of youth sport programs and public education about the role of sports in positive youth development. The foundation, with 30 years of on-the-ground experience, has supported thousands of Southern California youth sports organizations through grant making, while also training coaches, commissioning research, convening conferences and acting as a national thought leader on important youth sports issues. LA84 levels the playing field so that sport is accessible to all children, while elevating the field of youth sports as an integral part of American life. LA84’s headquarters is located in the historic Britt House near downtown Los Angeles, where it houses meeting facilities and the world’s premier sports library. For more information, please visit www.la84.org.
POSITION SUMMARY: Provides significant program and administrative support with all aspects of the Foundation’s operations and projects/programs. May coordinate and maintain CRM database. The Foundation assistant provides administrative, operational and analytical support to various Foundation departments as assigned. The position requires flexibility, sound judgment and considerable use of tack, diplomacy and discretion. The Assistant will multitask, prioritize incoming requests, and work with initiative. The role requires analytical and communication skills to appropriately prioritize duties, engage and work collaboratively with the team in a proactive and positive style, and to produce results on-time with meticulous attention to detail.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned. The duties and responsibilities listed are designed to provide typical examples of the work performed; not all duties and responsibilities assigned are included here, nor is it expected that all similar positions will be assigned every duty and responsibility.
Success in this position will require you to be highly organized, great at multitasking, with a strong attention to detail and ability to manage time and multiple priorities
The strongest candidate will be a motivated self-starter with ability to set clear goals and follow through with flexible and creative problem solving.
Certificates, Licenses and Registrations:
COMPENSATION: Commensurate with experience
To apply: Please send resume, cover letter and the names, phone numbers and email addresses of three professional references by e-mail to [email protected]. Please use as subject heading “Foundation Assistant” and your last name. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.