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Posted: Sunday, December 31, 2017 12:03 AM


At Centerstone, a Seattle non-profit, our Receptionist/Administrative Assistant helps us serve the community by providing excellent client service in our front office with a pleasant, professional attitude. Our mission is to help ensure all people in the Seattle area have the opportunity to be self-sufficient by providing access to basic needs and programs that educate and nourish, creating a thriving community of neighbors helping neighbors. For over 50 years, Centerstone has proactively worked to meet the needs of Seattle residents with relevant, impactful programs that address the unique obstacles faced by low-income families and individuals. Learn more at
● Professionally answer phone lines, which include providing referrals, transferring calls, and taking messages
● Thoroughly and efficiently gather client information, assess and fulfill client needs, and provide clients' relevant information
● Manage appointments and scheduling database, and facilitate client check-in/out
● Maintain employee attendance board for all Centerstone personnel daily
● Answer program related questions, respond to clients’ concerns and resolve problems/complaints promptly and thoroughly
● Track, review, organize, and file incoming applications
● Consult with clients via phone, email or in-person to address needs, concerns, and inquiries

The ideal candidate is personable, efficient, and professional. As our Receptionist, you will directly serve the poor and disadvantaged in our community and make a big impact on helping them get back on their feet!

Desired Skills and Experience:
● 1-2 years of customer service experience, preferably in a non-profit environment
● Experience with a multi-line phone system
● Pleasant and calm demeanor in high stress situations and when handling customer complaints
● Proficiency in Microsoft Office and entering information into databases
● Highly developed sense of integrity and demonstrated passion for excellence with respect for clients from diverse backgrounds
● Strong detail orientation and communication/listening skills
● Excellent decision-making, problem-solving and analytical abilities
● Bi-lingual candidates preferred

If you believe you bring the right combination of skills, experience, and compassion for this job, please apply with a resume and cover letter!

This is a full-time hourly position and the pay is based on skills and experience. The benefits plan is competitive and includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and a retirement plan. The position also offers generous paid time off and paid holidays.


Minimum: $31,200.00
Maximum: $33,280.00
Details: Hourly Position

Entry level


High School


• Location: Seattle

• Post ID: 58846172 washington is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2018