Robert Half Accountemps Program Assistant in Alexandria, Virginia

Are you looking for more than just a job? A role where you can really have an impact and make a difference in the lives of millions of people across the world? OfficeTeam is looking for an innovative, energetic and collaborative individual for one of our clients. The Program Assistant is a key member of the team, providing valuable administrative and organizational support to program officers and team leads. Efficiency, acute attention to detail, adaptability and good judgment are critical skills for success in this role. Responsibilities include providing a wide variety of administrative support including complex calendar management, event planning, international travel coordination, and document management. Job Type: Temporary/Project Based Job Description: Program Assistant The ideal candidate is highly organized with strong follow through skills, articulate, multi-tasker, and has the ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment. For more information or to apply for this opportunity, please contact us today! Email OfficeTeam directly at

A BA or BS degree is preferred. A minimum of 2-5 years administrative experience (depending on the position), preferably with a Non-profit organization, in a complex and fast-paced organization. Qualifications Experience setting priorities and meeting deadlines, including calendar management, travel arrangements, and event planning coordination. Excellent oral and written communication skills in an environment requiring diplomacy and good judgment in managing interactions with individuals at all levels inside and outside an organization. Demonstrated effectiveness meeting deadlines in a role requiring continual attention to detail in composing, typing and proofing materials. Demonstrated positive, collaborative approach to work, including a commitment to client-service and problem solving. Experience establishing organizational systems to improve efficiency and functioning in a changing environment. Demonstrated experience using and proficiency with MSWord, Outlook, Excel, Access and PowerPoint is required.

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

© 2017 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans

By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.