Executive Assistant to Executive Director of People + Culture

Abbotsford, BC, Canada ● Edmonton, AB, Canada ● Virtual Req #230
Monday, November 7, 2022

Title:                    Executive Assistant to the Executive Director of People + Culture

Ministry:             President’s Office

Location:            Remote ( Preference for PST or MST) 

Reports to:         Executive Director of People + Culture

Position type:    Contract for 13-14 months, Full-time ( 40 hours/ week), Temporary

Ministry Overview

Power to Change’s mission is to help people know Jesus and experience His power to change the world. Do you want to be part of that mission? 


Position Overview

The Executive Assistant will assist the Executive Director of People + Culture based out of the President’s Office, to organize, maintain, and improve communication and administrative systems as it relates to the support of the LDHR department, in planning and execution of leaders’ and organizational initiatives, and other projects pertaining to the President’s Office, in collaboration with the Executive Coordinator of the President’s Office.

About the Role

In this role, you will be responsible to achieve the following objectives:

Executive Support

  • Uphold a strict level of confidentiality

  • Conserve executive’s time by reading, researching, and routing correspondence; drafting letters and documents; collecting and analyzing information; and initiating communications

  • Schedule meetings, appointments and manage travel arrangements

  • Participate as a formal note taker for meetings, distribute action items and follow up 

  • Assist with presentation materials for speaking/teaching engagements such as slide decks, meeting handouts, etc.  

  • Maintain an organized electronic filing system using Gmail inbox and Google Drive

  • Complete monthly credit card reconciliations within a timely manner

  • Reimbursements, transfer requests, & invoices are submitted accurately and in a timely manner

  • Draft and prepare the monthly Ministry Partner newsletter on behalf of the Executive Director

  • Assist other President’s Office executives and Executive Leadership Team members as needed with communications, meeting prep, planning, etc.

  • Vision/Organization support is provided when requested and needed

Operational/Logistical Support

  • P2C Impact Measurements (stats) are maintained, tracked and managed alongside designated contacts in each Ministry

  • Assist in the planning and execution of organizational events such as: Weekly Chapel Services, P2C Staff Conference, Semi-Annual Day of Prayer,  Ministry Exchanges, and the Ministry Leaders Summit with a high level of excellence and professionalism  

General Responsibilities 

  • Support other Executive Assistants in the President’s office as needed

  • Research for projects as needed

About You

  • You have a strong desire to be serving in a ministry setting
  • You are able to professionally maintain confidentiality
  • You are familiar with general office procedures, methods, tools, software, and equipment and willing to learn new technologies as needed
  • You have exceptional verbal and written communication skills, and are able to draft communications on behalf of others in their voices
  • You have strong time management/organizational skills
  • You know how to plan and execute small to medium-scale events from start to finish, including venue booking, catering, travel arrangements, etc.
  • You demonstrate resourcefulness, are skilled to prioritize and multitask, are able to work well under pressure, and initiative to act with purpose to resolve issues
  • You take initiative to learn, solve problems, ask questions, investigate, and research
  • You have strong interpersonal skills, and work well with others from diverse backgrounds, including interacting with senior leaders, both internally and externally
  • You are able to work independently
  • You have a growing, personal relationship with Jesus Christ and a pre-existing belief and demonstration of lifestyle as outlined in the P2C Code of Conduct and Statement of Faith and abide by the biblical principles outlined in these documents. 

Education and Experience
  • 3+ years Experience working in an independent administrative role (Executive or Personal Assistant experience considered an asset)
  • Experience working within a church or parachurch setting is considered an asset 
  • Proficient in Google & Microsoft Suite Software (including Google Sheets/Excel, Google Slides/Powerpoint)
  • Experience with hosting and using video conferencing software including Google Meet and Zoom Meetings & Webinars is considered an asset
  • Experience with basic video editing software is considered an asset (i.e. Adobe Premiere Pro, Shotcut, etc.)
  • Experience with basic graphic design software is considered an asset (i.e. Canva) 
  • Experience with an email marketing platform is considered an asset (i.e. MailChimp, SurveyMonkey, etc.)

What We Offer Our Staff
  • Employer-paid extended health and dental benefits (25+hours)
  • Annual Health Care Spending Account 
  • Access to our Employment Assistant Program (EAP) 
  • Group RRSP matching with up to 3.5% after 1 year continuous employment
  • Paid vacation
  • Extra vacation time between Christmas and New Year
  • Free registration to FamilyLife Weekend Getaway across Canada
  • Weekly Chapel services
  • Semi-annual Day of Prayer participation
  • Discounts at our P2C Store

To view more career opportunities at Power to Change, please visit www.p2c.com/careers.

The mission of Power to Change is to further the movements of Christian evangelism and discipleship. All Power to Change staff members and volunteers work collectively to further this overall religious mission. The successful candidate for this position must have a pre-existing belief and demonstration of lifestyle as outlined in the Power to Change Code of Conduct and Statement of Faith. The successful candidate must agree to, sign and, in all good conscience abide by the biblical principles outlined by these documents. It is a prerequisite of employment at Power to Change that any and all staff members and volunteers sign and abide by these documents throughout their course of involvement at Power to Change. For a copy of the Code of Conduct and Statement of Faith, please contact Human Resources.

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
Location on Google Maps
  • Abbotsford, BC, Canada
  • Edmonton, AB, Canada
  • Virtual