Executive Assistant

Salary: $31-$35 per hour
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Other
Publish Date: Posted December 28, 2022
Applications have closed

Meridian Institute has an immediate opening for a full-time Executive Assistant, which may work in a hybrid fashion based in either our Washington, DC or Dillon, CO office, or be fully remote.

This is an ideal position for an experienced professional who thrives in high energy work environments, has extremely strong organizational skills, and wants to use these attributes to support the leaders of a mission driven organization.

As a member of the Operations Team, The Executive Assistant provides high-level administrative support and assistance to the Executive Leadership Team and other assigned leadership staff. Regular responsibilities include executive level scheduling, coordinating international and domestic travel arrangements, capturing meeting notes and minutes, and providing general administrative support. This role will support Board of Director engagement, internal communications, and special administrative projects.

Successful candidates will be self-starters and strong communicators with proven administrative experience supporting those at the executive level. Candidates must be comfortable completing complex tasks and responding to requests with the appropriate level of urgency.

This is an hourly, non-exempt (eligible for overtime) position, starting in the range of $31-$35 per hour, based on education and experience.


About Meridian Institute

Meridian Institute is a mission-driven, nonprofit consultancy that has helped clients and partners develop and implement solutions to complicated, often controversial problems—big and small, global and local—for over two decades.

Effective collaborative decision-making involves bringing together participants with diverse backgrounds and differing viewpoints. As an organization, we seek staff that reflects and values that same diversity; successful Meridian team members are experienced working in multicultural settings and welcome new opportunities to widen their own perspectives. We bring integrity, inclusiveness, and respect for differences to every project we undertake. We are working to ensure that Meridian possesses the expertise needed to partner with—and build trust among—marginalized and disenfranchised communities, while advancing justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion within our organization and our work.


For full position details and to apply, please visit: https://merid.org/careers/

Application deadline: Monday, January 16, 2023, 11:00pm EST


Equal Opportunity Employment 

Meridian recognizes that our work is made stronger and more impactful by the contributions of diverse groups from around the world. At Meridian, we welcome people from all backgrounds and do not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, national origin, creed, class, ancestry, or other grounds.

Meridian Institute is a participating employer in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security program, E-Verify.

Job Benefits

  • Health Insurance
  • Mental Health Resources
  • Retirement

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