Job Description:

The Community Idea Stations is seeking an enthusiastic and extremely organized Administrative Assistant to provide executive level support to the CEO of our governing Foundation, the Virginia Foundation for Public Media (VFPM). This is a full time position in Richmond with benefits that reports directly to the CEO of VFPM.

Successful candidates will have at least three years’ experience working in an executive support role, preferably in a non-profit organization. Candidates must be comfortable interacting with a wide variety of people both virtually and in person and should possess excellent written and oral communication skills. Candidates should have expert level knowledge with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and should have experience working in relational databases.

Candidates should be able to work a flexible schedule including night and weekend hours and must have a valid Virginia driver’s license with a clean driving record.

The Community Idea Stations use the power of media to educate, entertain and inspire. We are the largest locally owned and operated media company in the region, each week reaching more than 300,000 people throughout central Virginia and the Shenandoah Valley of every age, demographic and economic circumstance through our TV and radio programs. Visit us at to learn more.

Our many employee benefits include health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, flexible spending accounts, 403(b) savings plan with match, and tuition reimbursement. We offer a generous amount of paid time off and holidays, flexible work arrangements, and a fun, casual atmosphere.

The Community Idea Stations is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Location: 
Richmond, VA
United States
Job Category: 
Friday, December 14, 2018
Job Type: 
Full time
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Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter as well as a response to the following questions to

  • Discuss your favorite public broadcasting programs.
  • Discuss the importance of leadership in any organization.

Submissions without all requested information in this posting will not be considered.

This position is open until December 14, 2018.