Posted On: 2017-08-28
Closing On: 2017-09-15
Location: Richmond Hill, Ontario
Effective: October 2017
Employment Type: Full-Time
Level: Senior

Job Description

Executive Assistant to the President

 Location: Richmond Hill, Ontario

Salary: $45,000 - $60,000 per annum

Closing Date: Friday 15 September

Jean Vanier Founded L'Arche in 1964

All over the world, L’Arche welcomes people who often are at great risk and in need of important care. In Canada, young adults will come to L'Arche after high school, eager to begin adult life. Others come when caring parents are ill or have died. All are supported to grow to their full potential. They discover a new family and happiness in L’ Arche and they know they are welcomed to make L'Arche their home for life.

The Position
The Executive Assistant to the President Position is a truly unique opportunity to work for an inspiring organization and applying your administration and communication skills to this exciting role. 

The Executive Assistant will provide excellent administrative support to the President including preparing correspondence, making travel arrangements and taking meeting minutes.  You will also have the chance to contribute to the Foundation's Human Resources and Fundraising Activities.  Most importantly you will get the chance to use your skills for an organization that works to end the isolation of people with intellectual disabilities around the world.

If you are an excellent administrator with 3 years experience in a role where you support executives we would love to hear from you.

If this sounds like your ideal job, please get in touch to ask for a full information pack.  Please email

    Closing date: 5pm Friday 15th September 2017
    Interview date: Week beginning 25th September 2017

This search is being conducted on behalf of The L'Arche Canada Foundation by Charity Careers Canada. Our team has senior level experience in working for charities in Canada and we use this experience to match organizations and individuals to create great fundraising appointments.