Compensation: $19.78 - $21.79 per hour
Founded by Detroit philanthropists George and Ellen Booth in 1904, the Cranbrook Educational Community is one of the world’s leading centers of education, science, and art. Comprised of a graduate Academy of Art, contemporary Art Museum, House and Gardens, Institute of Science, and more than 1,600 students attending our Pre-K through 12 independent college preparatory Schools, Cranbrook welcomes thousands of visitors and students to its campus each year. Critics have called Cranbrook “the most enchanted and enchanting setting in America” and in 1989, it was designated a National Historic Landmark. The campus is located in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, about 20 miles north of Detroit. For more, please visit our website: www.cranbrook.edu.
The Administrative Assistant provides administrative support for the Advancement operation of Cranbrook Institute of Science including assisting the Director of Development, current and prospective donors, members, and volunteers. Primary responsibility is for overall administrative support of multiple fundraising events, including the annual Women Rock Science, Sporting Clay Shoot, and Upland Outing events. Additionally, the Administrative Assistant will coordinate the gift acknowledgement process for donors. This includes ensuring that workflow is handled efficiently, and that the donor is acknowledged in a timely manner. Additional responsibilities include generating gift reports, board reports, as well as maintaining donor data, and serving as back-up support for daily gift/membership deposits and member relations. This position begins immediately.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Creating invitation and RSVP lists, sending print and email invitations and updates, taking reservations, processing payments as needed, creating name tags and guest lists, assisting volunteers, and working the actual event
Cranbrook offers competitive compensation and a unique environment that values collaboration. This is a part-time position working 20 hours per week.
For consideration, please visit the employment section of our website for instructions on completing and submitting an application, resume, and cover letter (please note that a fully completed employment application is required for consideration): www.cranbrook.edu/employment
Posted on 11/19/2021