Project Coordinator/Executive Assistant


We are seeking a highly skilled administrative professional trained in a variety of tasks to serve as a part-time (10-15 hours per week) Project Coordinator and to provide administrative support for the organization president.


We require a proactive self-starter with the ability to work successfully in the virtual sphere and to pivot quickly in a changing environment, enthusiasm for documentation and organization, and the ability to multi-task. Ideally, the candidate will live near Chapin, South Carolina and will be able to meet in-person with the president as needed while continuing to conduct most job duties remotely.

Iron Sharpens Iron exists to serve nonprofits, businesses, and teams who are committed to turning their ideas into reality. We believe organizations have everything necessary to fulfill their incredible mission, but at times, an outsider’s perspective can provide invaluable help and sharpen an organization’s edges and vision. Our experts are ideally suited to assist teams with tailored facilitation, strategic planning, evaluation and leadership coaching. And once we’ve helped sharpen teams, we are out the they can stay busy advancing their mission.

If you're interested in joining our team, contact Holly Hayes. Please include your resume with correspondence.

What Winning Looks Like

  • Serve as the executive assistant for the president of Iron Sharpens Iron (calendar management, scheduling and attending meetings, taking and distributing minutes)

  • Create and format detailed reports in Work and PowerPoint presentations

  • Serve as virtual producer and provide meeting management of virtually-facilitated meetings (manage Zoom breakouts, Google slides, monitor chat box, assist with technical issues, conduct audio checks of participants)

  • Prepare packets and printed materials for face-to-face meetings

  • Serve as scribe for virtual and in-person meetings

  • Manage firm’s bi-weekly newsletter distribution through Mail Chimp

  • Assist in coordinating multiple projects and deadlines

  • Support event-planning and assist president in facilitating large meetings in-person

  • Data entry as needed in Survey Monkey and Microsoft Excel

  • Conduct research helpful for client work

  • Organizing content

  • Track business receipts in a monthly spreadsheet

  • Update website and Twitter accounts as needed

​Skills Needed to Win:

  • Over five years of experience providing administrative support to an executive or a team

  • Extremely proficient in Microsoft Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint

  • Skilled at creating and updating documents on Google and Zoom platforms

  • Project coordination and project management experience

  • Highly organized with strong writing skills

  • Comfortable working remotely

  • Extremely reliable and trustworthy

  • Track record of excellence in “ordinary” tasks