Executive Assistant

Apply by: August 7, 2020

The Executive Assistant (EA) is a full-time position of the Children’s Trust of South Carolina. This position provides executive-level administrative and organizational support to assist operations. They will work with senior leadership and administrative staff to plan, organize, and implement administrative support systems. This position must maintain an efficient and effective running office and provide day-to-day management of facility. S/he should have the ability to anticipate needs, think critically, and offer solutions to problems with a high level of professionalism and confidentiality. Ability to handle high workloads, competing demands, vague assignments, interruptions, and distractions with poise and ease. Extensive software skills are required, as well as internet research abilities and strong communication skills.


  • Have a bachelor’s degree in business administration, or equivalent business experience.
  • Have proficiency in all Microsoft Products with specific skills in Excel; proficiency in Raisers Edge and Financial Edge a plus; ability to use SurveyMonkey, Trello, and SharePoint.
  • Serve as a positive, proactive public voice for Children's Trust through social media, public speaking, public relations and/or representation at training and events; build capacity and knowledge of agency.


Children’s Trust provides a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, life, short-term and long-term disability, matching voluntary deferred compensation, and paid time off and holidays.


The salary range is between $41,667 and $58,333. The hiring range is a minimum of $42,500 and a maximum of $46,500.

How to Apply

Email your cover letter and resume to subject line Executive Assistant or mail it to P.O. Box 11644, Columbia, SC 29211.

Executive Assistant description (PDF)

Children’s Trust of South Carolina is the statewide organization focused on the prevention of child abuse and neglect. We provide funding, resources and training to help local program partners build strong families and positive childhoods. Children’s Trust leads the state’s coordinated efforts for the Strengthening Families Program; Triple P (Positive Parenting Program); S.C. Adverse Childhood Experiences Initiative; Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting; Child Abuse Prevention Month; Child Well-Being Coalition; and KIDS COUNT.

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