NASBE seeks an administrative specialist who will provide direct support to the president/CEO and all members of the Leadership Team as well as assist with all NASBE operations. Reporting directly to the director of governance and working closely with the executive vice president, a successful candidate in this position will contribute strategically to NASBE’s mission, objectives, and day-to-day activities. This is an essential role that will assist with the coordination of activities and provide direct support for all events and key projects.
The National Association of State Boards of Education, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, exists to serve and strengthen State Boards of Education in their pursuit of high levels of academic achievement for all students. NASBE is the only national organization giving voice and adding value to the nation’s state boards of education. Founded in 1958, NASBE works to strengthen state leadership in educational policymaking, promote excellence in the education of all students, advocate equality of access to educational opportunity, and ensure continued citizen support for public education.
NASBE is committed to attracting, developing, and retaining exceptional staff and to creating a work environment that is dynamic and rewarding. NASBE’s work environment is safe and open to all individuals respecting the full spectrum of race, color, religious creed, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, age, disability, and all other classifications protected by law in the locality and/or state in which you are working.
Essential Responsibilities and Tasks:
This is largely a sedentary role; however, it requires the ability to lift files and boxes, open filing cabinets and bend or stand as necessary. Limited out-of-office travel is expected for NASBE conferences, meeting and convenings as needed.
NASBE offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits package. Interested parties should submit a resume, cover letter, and three references to NASBE at email@example.com. Deadline for applications: December 19, 2017.