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Job Details

Job Number:  56496
Executive Assistant
Job Posted: Tuesday, 6 August 2019
Closing Date: Friday, 30 August 2019
(in 5 days)
REACH Community Health Centre
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Full time
Location: Vancouver Salary: (not entered)

Position: Executive/Administrative Assistant

FTE: 1.0


Established in 1969, REACH is a non-profit, community-governed organization with a history of primary care innovation and a commitment to equality and social justice in East Vancouver.  We are committed to providing inclusive, accessible and sustainable programs and services to support the physical and mental health and well-being of our community and individuals within it. 

We operate on a day to day basis in an environment that values hard work, team based contributions, and continuous improvement.


Position Summary


Accountable to the executive director, this position provides assistance to the executive director, prepares meetings for the Board of Directors and supports the dental, medical, pharmacy and multicultural family centre teams. They will plan, organize, coordinate, and control all administrative and operational procedures, activities, and documentation of the executive director’s office. This position also provides a leadership role to the administrative team.


Highlights Qualifications and Skills


  • Post secondary training in business administration or communications, or a combination of related work experience.
  • A minimum of three years experience as executive assistant, preferably in non-profit, community health or social services sector.
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills: Displays a professional and friendly demeanor at all times
  • High levels of initiative, flexibility and responsiveness: is able to learn and adapt quickly while facing continuously changing demands.
  • Displays honesty and integrity.
  • Exceptional time management and problem solving skills

REACH is proud to be a Living Wage Employer who ensures the long-term health and well being of our employees.  Our competitive benefits package includes generous sick time and vacation days, as well as paid days off for education.  Personal benefits include committed colleagues and a culture of teamwork.


We are strongly committed to creating a diverse workplace environment and encourage applications from the communities we serve. We are an equal opportunity employer. 


How to Apply
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Please send a cover letter and resume in pdf file via email, stating job title in subject line.
Contact Details
Amanda Abrams
REACH Community Health Centre
1145 Commercial Drive
Vancouver, BC, V5L 3X3

Tel: (604) 251-3000
www:   www.reachcentre.bc.ca/careers

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