Secretary_NE-PMC_Other Program-380

Charleston, WV 301 Tennessee Ave 25302, 301 TENNESSEE AVE, Charleston, West Virginia, United States of America Req #17775
Monday, November 8, 2021

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has a job opening for a Boys and Girls Club Secretary position at St Albans Boys & Girls Club under the Charleston WV Area Command in the Potomac Division.

Position Summary

Performs a variety of clerical and secretarial work necessary for the smooth operation of an assigned office; performs dictation, typing, and filing as a majority of the responsibilities; processes a variety of routine paperwork necessary for office operations; prepares minutes for meetings; files and records information; answers the telephone and provides general information regarding the office operations and/or services; processing incoming/outgoing mail for an assigned area; receives and processes gifts-in-kind.

Minimum Qualifications


High school diploma or G.E.D. required with additional secretarial courses preferred AND two (2) years’ experience performing clerical work in an office environment; OR any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.


Valid Driver’s License preferred

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of general office practices and procedures. Knowledge of effective and efficient record-keeping and bookkeeping practices and procedures. Knowledge of the English language including proper grammar and punctuation. Knowledge of basic mathematics. Ability to learn and become proficient in specific computer software. Ability to maintain an efficient and organized filing system to ensure that items can be retrieved in a timely manner. Ability to answer the telephone in a courteous and tactful manner. Ability to maintain the confidential nature of the work. Ability to follow instructions, plan and organize work, and work under limited supervision. Ability to prepare grant applications.

Mental and Physical Abilities

Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language. Ability to perform routine mathematical computations. Ability to transcribe dictation and type. Ability to keypunch information into a computer. Ability to sort and file documents alphabetically and numerically. Ability to operate various general office equipment including a telephone, computer, and adding machine. Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail with constant breaks in concentration associated with answering phones or speaking in person to clients requiring assistance. Duties are usually performed seated. Sitting may be relieved by brief or occasional periods of standing or walking. Limited amount of physical effort required associated with walking, standing, lifting and carrying light objects (less than 25 lbs.) 5-10% of work time.

Working Conditions

Work is performed in a normal office environment where there are little or no physical discomforts associated with changes in weather or discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt, and the like. Work may require driving a vehicle where there may be discomforts associated with heavy traffic or changes in weather.

Additional Information

All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.

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*Application Submittal Period: November 8, 2021 - November 10, 2021

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

When an application is selected for review, typically, only applicants who indicate the relevant education and experience requirements, as indicated in the job description for the position, may be considered for job openings. Please FULLY complete the application, answer questions completely, honestly and to the best of your ability. Please also upload a copy of your resume (when available). Those applicants requiring accommodation to the application and/or interview process should contact a representative of the Human Resources Department at the applicable location.

We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!

Other details

  • Job Family PMC-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Admin Support
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $10.00
  • Job Start Date Monday, November 8, 2021
  • Job End Date Wednesday, November 10, 2021
Location on Google Maps
  • Charleston, WV 301 Tennessee Ave 25302, 301 TENNESSEE AVE, Charleston, West Virginia, United States of America