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Administrative Assistant

Los Angeles, California, United States
$50,000 - $70,000 USD yearly


AIPAC’s mission is to encourage and persuade the U.S. government to enact specific policies that create a strong, enduring and mutually beneficial relationship with our ally Israel.  Our focus is clear, we come to work every day motivated to keep America strong and Israel secure.  

Our office is looking for an Administrative Assistant who will be responsible for the day-to-day support of the Southern Pacific Offices. 

Job Duties & Responsibilities: 

  • Database maintenance and processing:
    • Maintain donor records including but not limited to: managing and updating membership information, generating reports, creating appropriate reports and lists to support development needs
    • Track system changes and report those changes back to the Operations Director
    • Process donations, pledges, checks received and credit card payments
    • Create and send invoices

  • Administrative support
    • Assist with donor research and data collection projects
    • Answer phones and direct calls to the right person
    • Complete and submit expenses
    • Monitor the general email inbox and general voicemail
    • Assist with regional mailings
    • Send regional emails
  • Meetings and Events:
    • Assist team members in preparation of materials for meetings and events
    • Attend and staff various local events as needed
    • Register and decline donor for virtual and in person events
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, or commensurate experience
  • 1-3 years’ experience in a related field
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Enthusiastic self-starter with a can-do attitude.
  • Perform calmly and efficiently in high-pressure, fast-paced situations.
  • Possesses the ability to “think on one’s feet”, multi-task and make thoughtful decisions with little direction in high-stakes situations.
  • Exhibit significant attention to detail
  • Previous experience handling multiple, time-sensitive projects with overlapping deadlines.
  • Excellent research and writing skills.
  • Passion for a strong U.S.-Israel relationship and knowledge of and interest in the Jewish community.
  • Fully competent in the Microsoft Office Suite (especially Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook)
  • Salesforce and other CRM experience preferred

AIPAC is offering a competitive market base salary for this position between $50,000 and $70,000. A job offer will depend on how closely a candidate’s skills, experience and education match the requirements for the role.

In addition to salary, we offer a very generous benefits package and a hybrid work schedule of two days remote and three days in our offices.   

Posting Instructions:

  • Please provide cover letter with resume to be considered. Incomplete applications with missing documentation will not be considered.
  • In states, where permissible, AIPAC requires employees to be vaccinated against COVID 19 and will consider accommodations for religious and medical exemptions.
  • If applying for more than one position please use the 'Attachments' function to attach position specific cover letter.
  • Please use your legal name when completing the employment application (no nicknames).