Military/Spouse Program Assistant

  • Disabled Warriors Foundation®
  • San Antonio, TX 78221, United States
  • Jan 13, 2018
Full time Admin-Clerical Customer Service

Job Description

Disabled Warriors Foundation® (DWF) steps into its 3rd year grateful for the opportunity to continue serving injured veterans, their family members, and caregivers. Disabled Warriors Foundation® is currently recruiting for a Program Assistant to work in San Antonio, TX United States.

Job Description:
Looking for an assistant to provide program and administrative support to the lead design engineer for a large information technology system.  Candidate would be responsible for managing schedules and reporting status, providing procurement support, and assist tracking and analyzing data.

Candidate should be a self-starter with the ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment, handle different personalities and be able to work as part of an integrated project team.  Candidate needs to have strong organizational skills and have ability to handle many moving parts and various phases of development (design, test, installation, in-service, technology refreshes) and meet stringent deadlines.  Ability to frequently interface with team members and external stakeholders to capture inputs, status updates, and engineering data.  Candidate needs to be willing to work with numbers, spreadsheets. Candidate should be able to work with engineering data.  Candidate needs a working knowledge of EXCEL.

Entry-level and early career candidates will be considered for this position

Applicants must have a minimum of a High School Diploma or a GED.
Any related certifications are a plus.
Strong computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office
Highly organized with attention to detail
Able to work independently & responsibly
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
Knowledge of veteran issues, homelessness, and local services a plus
Enthusiasm, Positive Attitude, Team Player, Flexibility, & Creativity
Ability to listen, take direction, and make sound decisions
Ability to organize and implement both short-term and long-term projects and programs.

Medical, Dental, and Vision Package
Company-Paid Life/Accident Insurance
401(K) Match with Free Planning and Guidance from a Financial Advisor
Free Online Training
Certification Reimbursement to Help you Pursue your Educational Career Goals
Paid Time Off
Referral and Performance Bonuses
Business Casual Work Environment
And Much More!

Disabled Warriors Foundation® is an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates without regard to disability or protected veteran status.