Administrative Assistant

To advance the purpose of InterVarsity, this position will provide administrative support, under the direction of InterVarsity’s Director of Legal Services. This role serves the Legal Services Department, Director of Legal Services, and Fellowship with wisdom and the application of administrative gifts with a very high emphasis on internal and external customer service.


  • Be a maturing disciple of Jesus Christ: growing in love for God, God’s Word, God’s people of every ethnicity and culture, and God’s purposes in the world.

  • ​Provide Legal Department administrative support
  • Respond to calls from staff on Legal and Risk Management policies

  • Process incoming mail

  • Provide contract administrative support

  • Maintain and organize supplies, inventory and files and common office areas

  • Raise an agreed-upon amount (10%) of personal financial support

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Open to learn new concepts, methods and skills

  • Demonstrated ability and commitment to work in a diverse team environment

  • Ability to take charge of tasks and work independently without close supervision

  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment is required

  • Ability to be proactive in helping Director of Legal Services stay on top of issues/projects/etc.


  • Annually affirm InterVarsity’s Statement of Faith

  • Associates degree or 2 years relevant experience

  • 6 months or more administrative experience

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office software applications
  • Excel experience preferred

  • Effective oral and written communication skills

City Madison
State: Wisconsin
Job Status: Full-Time / Non-Exempt
Job Team: Legal Services
VP Area: Finance & Administration

How to Apply

External candidates must submit:
  1. Completed InterVarsity General Application*

*If located in California, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Massachusetts, New York, Oregon, Puerto Rico, Vermont, or New Orleans (LA) use the General Application – without salary history

  1. Completed InterVarsity Staff/Pastor Reference
  2. Completed Employment Reference
  3. Email the completed application along with cover letter and resume to Human Resources.

Internal candidates must submit:

  1. Updated Resume
  2. Internal Application
  3. Email the completed application to Human Resources.

InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA is both an equal opportunity employer and a faith-based religious organization. We conduct hiring without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, marital status, parental status, membership in any labor organization, political ideology, or disability of an otherwise qualified individual. The status of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA as an equal opportunity employer does not prevent the organization from hiring staff based on their religious beliefs so that all staff share the same religious commitment.

Pursuant to the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 702 (42 U.S.C. 2000e 1(a)) InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA has the right to, and does, hire only candidates who agree with InterVarsity’s Statement of Agreement: Purpose and Doctrinal Basis.