Employment Opportunities


Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper

JRA seeks to hire an Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper who will provide administrative support to the Chief Executive Officer. This position will report to the Chief Executive Officer and will work closely with him to prepare for his meetings and support his daily activities. This position will also ensure accurate bookkeeping records, such as accounts payable, accounts receivable and general financial oversight of organizational budgets. The Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper will also perform general office support and coordination duties and when available, will support other office staff. The Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper will have access to confidential information and must always be mindful to maintain confidentiality regarding personal matters, finances, donations, health and other sensitive information. This position will provide human resources coordination in such areas as new-employee orientation, payroll and employee benefits (including liaising with carriers and employees regarding enrollment, coverage and claims issues), and workers’ compensation insurance.

The hours of this position are Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Compensation: Salary will be commensurate with experience. JRA offers a dynamic and flexible work environment and a competitive benefits package, which includes health insurance, paid time off and a retirement savings program.

To apply for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter with salary history by email to cavent@jrava.org or by mail to:

Candice Avent
James River Association
4833 Old Main Street
Richmond, VA 23231

The position will remain open until filled, but applicants are encouraged to apply by April 15.

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