Two Job Openings at the American Library of Paris
Development Assistant working closely with the Development Manager, this part-time role involves administration associated with fundraising, mailings, event organization, publications, donor relations and electronic communication.
The successful candidate should be able to demonstrate excellent all-round communication skills in person, on the phone and in writing. Accuracy, attention to detail, an ability to manage multiple tasks and to meet deadlines are essential. A proven ability in high-quality customer service provision is also essential. Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel programs is required.
Previous experience in a fundraising environment and knowledge of database management are highly desirable. The role requires discretion in dealing with sensitive and confidential information. Please download the detailed Development Assistant job description from the Library‘s website, as your cover letter should state explicitly how your experience matches the job requirements. (About the Library—Employment Opportunities).
Closing date: Friday 27 January 2012. To apply, please email your CV and a covering letter to email@example.com
The American Library in Paris seeks a new Programs Manager to oversee all aspects of the Library‘s public events.
The position entails booking authors and other speakers, planning, publicizing, and overseeing events and coordinating the Library‘s book groups. A background in and a passion for books and the literary scene; strong spoken and written skills; ability to handle a multifarious workload; and a record of working closely with colleagues and easily with the public are all essential.
The position is half-time and the salary is modest. References will be requested. We are looking to fill the position immediately.
Please download the detailed Programs Manager job description for the Library‘s website as your cover letter should state explicitly how your experience matches the job requirements. (About the Library—Employment Opportunities). Please send a letter of inquiry and a one-page resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with Programs Manager in the subject line.