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The Program Assistant serves as part of the Donor Engagement program within the Philanthropy department. This position provides administrative support for various tasks within the Cultivation and Stewardship team. The Program Assistant is expected to take initiative, execute core responsibilities collaboratively, and work well within a complex organization. Must maintain professionalism, show flexibility, be customer service oriented, have a strong attention to detail, handle multiple tasks and changing priorities, and remain composed under pressure of deadlines. The Program Assistant must be able to effectively communicate the mission, values, and scope of the institution.
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