ABOUT THE POSITION
The California Wellness Foundation is seeking a talented executive assistant to support its President and CEO, Judy Belk, as she enters her eighth year leading the foundation, one of the state’s largest philanthropic institutions focused on health, wellness and equity. The Executive Assistant serves as a key administrative partner to the CEO, managing communications and triage for a large number of external relationships with grantee partners, philanthropic leaders, government officials, and others, while independently handling a myriad of administrative and support functions. The position also provides administrative support to the Executive Management Committee (EMC) and the Board and is a member of a small, highly collaborative executive office team that includes the CEO, Board Liaison and Executive Vice President.
This is a great opportunity for an accomplished administrative professional interested in working alongside and learning from a leader in the philanthropic community. The selected candidate will be equally proficient in and enthusiastic about both the support functions of the job and the opportunity to contribute to the foundation’s social justice mission. They must be interested in working both independently and collaboratively within the executive office team and across departments. The position requires exceptional writing, research, interpersonal, project management, and technology skills.
The 2022 starting salary for this position is $99,000.