Providing resources for communities and entrepreneurs to create and retain jobs in Antrim, Charlevoix & Cheboygan Counties.

Join the NLEA Team

We are hiring! Flexibility, work-life integration, and the opportunity to help make a difference in the economic vitality of your region. This is what a career at the Northern Lakes Economic Alliance (NLEA) can offer you! NLEA is searching for an Office Administrator, this is a part-time position.

The NLEA is a dynamic economic and community development organization that works with multiple partners to create and retain jobs throughout a three-county service area.  Our mission is accomplished by supporting the businesses, entrepreneurs and communities in Antrim, Charlevoix, and Cheboygan and Counties, Michigan, USA. 

The NLEA is seeking a qualified candidate to join our team of economic and community development professionals.  This position focuses on managing the day-to-day operations of the organization.

What we need from you:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Friendly demeanor
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Manage tasks and decision-making independently
  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office suite of programs
  • Experience with CRM/donor database systems preferred
  • Work effectively in a team
  • Strong ethical and professional standards
  • Work with people and information that requires strict respect for confidentiality
  • Two or more years of relevant professional experience
  • A two-year associates degree or higher is preferred

What you can expect from us:

  • A fun, professional, and supportive working atmosphere
  • Flexible work hours and the ability for work-life integration
  • The tools and training to be successful at your position

Before proceeding, please review the detailed job description here.

Please email confidential cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to: David Emmel, President – Northern Lakes Economic Alliance.  Subject:  Office Administration Position –

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

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