Executive Assistant - Advancement

To advance the purpose of InterVarsity, this position will provide support for the Executive Vice President (EVP) of Advancement and the Advancement teams by assisting with achievement of the vision, serving as a liaison with audiences inside and outside of InterVarsity, and exercising discretion in overseeing the implementation of policies, projects, programs and objectives.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • 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
  • Act independently on behalf of the Executive Vice President while serving as a liaison with various publics including other ELT and National Leadership Team (NLT) members, leaders, staff directors, staff, donors, faculty, and students
  • Contribute to the effectiveness of the EVP line and organization
  • Communicate with a wide variety of internal and external audiences, departments, and organizations on behalf of the EVP and other members of the ELT and NLT
  • Raise a portion of salary in an amount or percentage agreed upon with the ELT member

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Annually affirm InterVarsity’s Statement of Agreement.  Abide by InterVarsity’s Code of Conduct.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent education/experience required
  • Minimum of 5 years of previous administrative experience required
  • Prior or current experience with InterVarsity as a staff member or student preferred
  • Ability to handle sensitive information in a confidential manner
  • Project management skills, including the ability to monitor and coordinate a wide variety of reports

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.