Operations Officer (Temporary) - Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching, and Service

Washington D.C.
Apr 14, 2017
May 04, 2017
Full Time
Located in a historic neighborhood in the nation's capital, Georgetown offers rigorous academic programs, a global perspective, exciting ways to take advantage of Washington, D.C., and a commitment to social justice. Our community is a tight knit group of remarkable individuals interested in intellectual inquiry and making a difference in the world.


Operations Officer (Temporary) - Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching, and Service

Georgetown's Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching, and Service (CSJ) opened its doors in January 2001. The Center has a mission that is simple to state, but far-reaching in its implications: In order to advance justice and the common good, CSJ promotes and integrates community-based research, teaching and service by collaborating with diverse partners and communities.

The Operations Officer, in a temporary opportunity, reports to the Executive Director and has duties that include but are not limited to:

  • Plans, coordinates, and supervises the day-to-day business operations of the Center, and assists in the financial and administrative management of the CSJ.  
  • Participates in CSJ activities, including staff meetings, committees and cross-program collaborations. 


  • Bachelor's degree
  • At least 2 years of experience in administration
  • Passenger vehicle license and clean driving record in order to support CSJ van operations
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Skilled and successful at prioritizing work and multi-tasking to meet deadlines
  • Strong time-management skills, detail orientation, and ability to creatively resolve issues

Preferred qualifications

  • Experience with project management, Microsoft Excel, and GMS (Workday)
  • Experience working in higher education and familiarity with university culture
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and strong database management skills

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EEO Statement:

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