Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene, Inc.
  • 18-Feb-2021 to 18-Mar-2021 (EST)
  • 44 Holland Avenue - Suicide Prevention
  • Albany, NY, USA
  • 42,597
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Full-time benefits package based on percentage of effort (FTE)

Administrative Assistant

Suicide Prevention Office, Suicide Prevention Center New York

Salary Grade: 13 ($42,957)

The New York State Suicide Prevention Office (SPO) in conjunction with The Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene, Inc. (RFMH) is seeking a full-time administrative assistant in the Albany office.

Candidates must have strong written and verbal communication skills; the ability work both independently and as part of a team; be detail oriented and exacting in producing work; proficient in office management systems such as Microsoft Office Suite, Google Docs, Doodle Polling, and virtual meeting platforms (including WebEx); possess the ability to manipulate and interpret data, and run reports; be comfortable in a fast-paced and quickly changing environment; have a proactive approach to problem-solving and decision-making; have experience exercising discretion and confidentiality with sensitive information; and possess excellent time management and prioritization skills while organizing and managing multiple conflicting schedules, tasks, and deadlines.

Duties & Responsibilities Include, but are not Limited to:

  • Administrative support including answering phone inquiries, scheduling meetings and events, opening and sorting mail, scanning documents, and supporting staff (responding to inquiries, hardware/software, etc.)
  • Providing logistical support for an Advisory Council including drafting correspondence e-mails, scheduling full Council and workgroup meetings, maintaining detailed SPO/SPCNY and other meeting minutes, as well as an up-to-date listing of membership, event coordination, etc.
  • Making travel arrangements and processing travel and expense reports
  • Maintaining all training software, materials and supplies, including inventory of all training requests and supplies and mailing of training marketing/media products
  • Managing and processing all training material requests, including tracking orders, inventory management, and online scheduling; and generating training reports by pulling data from various systems
  • Preparing and regularly updating a master list of network trainers, addresses, and e-mails
  • Managing and processing all trainings including online registration, set-up, running reports, and shipping/e-mailing of training materials to registrants
  • Preparing invoices for processing and maintaining a system for office electronic filing
  • Managing the office's UPS account, including preparing and submission of invoices for payment
  • Planning and organizing events

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in business administration or a related field
  • 3-5 years as an assistant to mid/senior level administration, including experience as a virtual assistant to multiple staff sites

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Licensed notary

To Apply:

Please submit a cover letter and your resume with your application on our website at Only applications submitted through our website will be considered.

The Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene, Inc. (RFMH) is a private not-for-profit corporation and is not an agency or instrumentality of the State of New York. Employees of the Research Foundation are not state employees, do not participate in any state retirement system, and do not receive state fringe benefits. RFMH offers its own excellent benefits package and is a minority, women, disabled, veteran EEO employer. VEVRAA 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) compliant.

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