Meeting Secretary – Birmingham Friends Meeting

Birmingham Friends Meetings seeks an independent contractor to provide administrative services to the Meeting for up to 20 hours per week at the Meetinghouse located near Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania. This contractor would be responsible for: providing assistance and office support for the Meeting’s committees, assisting the activities of weekly Meeting for Worship and monthly Meeting for Business, supporting the Meeting’s communications and publications, and providing assistance to visitors and the wider community regarding Birmingham Friends Meeting and Quakerism. Compensation ranges from $17 to $20 per hour, depending upon skills and experience.

An applicant for this work should have demonstrated experience and competence in office practices and management procedures and possess excellent communication and interpersonal relationship skills. She/he should have good computer skills, including facility with word processing, database, bookkeeping, publishing and website management software. She/he should also understand Quaker practice and procedure, including the manner of conducting business, and a monthly meeting’s relationships to the wide range of Friends’ organizations.

A full list of responsibilities is posted on the Meeting’s website.

Individuals interested in contracting for this work should email a cover letter and resume to before October 12, 2018.