Administrative Assistatant - Museum/Nonprofit

NW Washington 20008
Aug 09, 2018
Sep 13, 2018
Full Time

From the captivating life of Marjorie Post to the exquisitely maintained mansion and gardens, the Hillwood experience outshines even the Fabergé Eggs!  We are a passionate organization, proud of our reputation as one of Washington’s top cultural destinations.  Advancing our mission of preserving and interpreting Marjorie’s life story, her magnificent collection of fine and decorative arts, and her beautifully landscaped estate, requires a team effort and the talents of a diverse, highly engaged group of people.

The Administrative Assistant performs a variety of administrative and clerical tasks in support of the Executive Director under the supervision of the Executive Administrator.  The ideal candidate for this job is resourceful, a good problem solver who is extremely organized, detail oriented and comfortable working in a fast-paced office environment.

The successful candidate will have 3+ years of experience providing administrative support to a senior level leader.   A minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent is required.  Additional formal studies and related training will set you apart from other applicants as will demonstrated success working in an arts organization, experience organizing events/programs and interacting with the public.    

So, come work “Where Fabulous Lives!”  We are a progressive, equal opportunity employer and all candidates are encouraged to apply.   More detailed information regarding job responsibilities, requirements, skills and abilities and how to submit your resume and cover letter, can be found on our website ( under the “jobs & volunteering” link.