A call of God to Christian work and witness and God’s leading to work with Literacy and Evangelism International (LEI). Minimum of a B.A., and at least five years experience. Other qualifications include previous experience with managing staff, negotiating agreements, financial management, and managing vendor relationships.
Excellent communication and relationship-building skills with an ability to prioritize, negotiate, and work with a variety of internal and external ministry partners. Recognizing the call of God, the Director of Administration is expected to maintain personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and dedication to the mission of LEI.
This position requires skills such as the ability to identify and implement best practices, work independently, think strategically, plan for the long-term success of the organization, and effectively delegate tasks. Personal attributes include leadership, confidence, self-motivation, cost-consciousness and strong problem-solving skills.
The Director of Administration is a strategic thought-partner, is part of the Executive Team which meets monthly to implement strategic initiatives, and reports to the CEO.
Manage overall office operations; oversee Office Manager, facilities management, and administration.
Develop, modify, and implement organizational strategies and policies; plan the use of materials and human resources, and manage administrative staff.