Women’s Economic Ventures (WEV) is seeking a full-time Bilingual Program Assistant – Training Programs based in its Santa Barbara or Ventura office.
Position’s Purpose: A bilingual (English/Spanish), enthusiastic, detail-oriented and helpful individual acts as the first point of contact for clients and potential clients. The position converts interested members of the public into WEV and WBC clients by registering people for programs and services and responding to inquiries. The Program Assistant handles all program data entry and ensures that WEV meets its reporting requirements with accuracy. This position is responsible for front office administration.
Primary Responsibilities: This list of duties and responsibilities is illustrative only of the tasks performed by this position, and is not all-inclusive.
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Required Skills & Qualifications:
$17-$20/hour, depending on experience. Full benefits after 90-day introductory period including health, vision & dental insurance, Simple IRA match plan, vacation & sick days, life & disability insurance.
Send an email with ‘Program Assistant– Your Name’ in the subject line, along with resume and cover letter, to WEV’s Program Manager at [email protected]. In your cover letter, please describe any personal or professional experience with entrepreneurship, if applicable. No phone calls, please.
Women’s Economic Ventures (WEV) is a non-profit organization providing training, loans and consulting to entrepreneurs in Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties since 1991. WEV is an Equal Opportunity Employer. While WEV is a non-profit, it more closely resembles a start-up with an entrepreneurial environment. The successful candidate will need to be comfortable in a results-oriented culture, take ownership of their work, and exercise initiative and creativity to be successful.