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United Way of Greater Yankton is seeking a self-motivated, reliable, and client orientated individual to enhance United Way’s ability to provide community impact by providing quality administrative support to the Executive Director, United Way Staff and Board of Directors.


$15.00+ per hour ( DOE )



Highlight of Responsibilities:

Generates campaign and resource development reports as needed

Assists in meeting and special event preparation and materials

Assists with volunteer projects and community initiatives

Provides daily administrative support including answering phone, mail distribution, staff calendars and filing

Assists with Nonprofit Center maintenance inquiries and communication with tenants

Prepares monthly/quarterly Community Campaign billings & A/R reports

Assists in development of positive community relations among UWVS donors, volunteers, human service providers, business leaders and the community

Assists Executive Director and UWVS Board of Directors in campaign plan implementation & timeline




Requires high level of integrity, passion for volunteerism, philanthropy and helping people in need; excellent verbal and written communication skills, knowledge of local non-profit human services and event planning experience.


Education: Associates or Bachelor’s Degree preferred


Skills: The successful candidate will have knowledge of project management, as well as a commitment to the mission of UWVS. Candidates must also possess proven track record in office management, event planning, and an ability to communicate effectively.

Proficient in Microsoft Office and email systems

Quality customer service, time management and team skills

Ability to take initiative on tasks, anticipates and set priorities, and meets deadlines

Ability to work with others in a caring, honest, responsible and respectful way

Ability to keep highly sensitive information in confidence

Outstanding organizational skills and multi-tasking ability

Strong oral and written communication skills


Please email a cover letter, resume, and list of 3 references to Executive Director Lauren Hanson at  

Call (605) 665- 6766 for more information. United Way of Greater Yankton is an EOE.

Closing Date: August 24, 2018