14 Feb 2013

Full-Time Administrative Assistant – Laboratory Investigations Department

PETA – Posted by PETA & PETA FoundationNorfolk, Virginia, United States

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Job Description

Position Objective:

To provide a wide range of support to the Laboratory Investigations Department


Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

• Assist Laboratory Investigations Department staff members with administrative tasks

• Maintain standard operating procedures and source documents for the department

• Draft responses to various inquiries about animal testing

• Schedule meetings and prepare ledgers

• Represent the Laboratory Investigations Department to the public

• Perform online research projects in support of the research associates

• Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor



• Minimum of two years of college coursework

• Two years of experience in an office setting

• Proficiency with Microsoft Office programs

• Strong working knowledge of animal rights issues and PETA campaigns

• Proven effective written and verbal communication skills

• Proven ability to establish priorities and meet deadlines

• Demonstrated excellent organizational skills and attention to detail

• Demonstrated excellent interpersonal skills, tact, and diplomacy

• Demonstrated effective research skills

• Proven ability to maintain strict confidentiality at all times

• Professional appearance and adherence to a vegan diet

• Support for PETA’s philosophy and the ability to professionally advocate PETA’s positions on issues

• Commitment to the objectives of the organization

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Job Categories: Administrative Assistant. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: administrative, animal rights, assistant, peta, and vegan.

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