Current Openings

Operations Coordinator


The Operations Coordinator will provide support to the Programs team of the Patterson Family Foundation. This role will help the team achieve results through a dynamic variety of tasks and responsibilities. This position reports to the Administrative & Operations Leader.

Role & Responsiblity

General Administrative (20%)

  • Perform high-volume data entry and clerical tasks such as filing or mailing
  • Facilitate team meetings, including detailed notes and task tracking
  • Occasionally fulfill reception duties for in-person meetings
  • Provide ad hoc first-response technical support
  • Light travel (5-10%, within KC Metro) for errands or offsite meetings

Customer Relationship Management (40%)

  • Relay external inquiries to the appropriate team member(s)
  • Enter new contacts and tasks into database (Salesforce)
  • Create reports and facilitate regular database audits
  • Send thank-you correspondence and gifts

Financial (40%)

  • Act as central point of contact between Programs, Finance, and Legal teams
  • Perform light bookkeeping, including facilitating payments and statement reconciliation
  • Confirmation of tax-required documentation for grantees
  • Keep custody of internal processes and ensure compliance
  • Assist with tax file preparation
If You're Right For The Role, You Will...
  • Be a service-minded problem solver
  • Have strong organizational, communications, and interpersonal skills
  • Be able to navigate through ambiguity in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Work efficiently with a strong attention to detail
  • Have professional appearance and demeanor

Skills & Experience
  • Be a service-minded problem solver
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, or other related field preferred
  • Experience working in an administrative or customer service role
  • Experience in business writing and editing
  • Must possess and maintain a current, valid driving license and auto insurance
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneDrive

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