Part-Time Bilingual Administrative Assistant

The position is for a person who has a passion for the vision and mission of the total project.  The person would want to invest in positive values that support “Peers Inspiring Peers through Forgiving” with a priority on the poor. The person will work directly with the Development Manager of Life Directions to whom s/he will be accountable.


  1. Key tasks are:
    • Manage support materials for grants, programs, and activities.
    • Partner with the Dev. Manager to develop and coordinate program materials, special events, and email newsletters.
    • Partner with web developers to ensure information on the web is accurate and linked with user-friendly social media.
    • Salesforce – maintain donors and participants entering data accurately to produce reports.
    • Accounts payable and receivable, recognition and reporting on all revenues.
    • Manage mailings for programs, events, and fund-raising benefits.
    • Organize volunteers and details for events.
    • Assist with meetings, events, and training at the Center.
  2. S/he likes to communicate by phone, e-mail, and letter to benefactors and participants.


  • Skills 
    • Ability to organize multiple tasks.
    • Ability to hit the ground running with Salesforce.
    • Ability to work with a team of people.
    • Comprehension of computer programs – Word, PowerPoint, Google Docs, Excel, social media, and others.
    • Ability to use and maintain office equipment.
    • Proper phone etiquette.
  • Knowledge
    • Associates Degree, Nonprofit experience preferred.
    • Bi-lingual (Spanish/English).
    • Ability to work with and manage volunteers.

Salary – $18.00 Hour

Bonnie Remenapp – Development Manager

Life Directions
5716 Michigan Avenue – Ste. 2200
Detroit, MI 48210