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Samaritan's Purse

Administrative Coordinator / Operation Christmas Child

Samaritan's Purse
Albany, New York, United States

Date Posted: 04/01/2015
Categories: Administrative - Church/Ministry - Customer Service
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Administrative Coordinator – Operation Christmas Child

Location:  Albany, New York


We are seeking an Administrative Coordinator who has a heart for serving the Lord through an office management opportunity with the ministry of Operation Christmas Child (OCC).  The Administrative Coordinator will support the Regional Office by performing a variety of administrative duties that include:

  • Lead all aspects of office management for the OCC Regional Office including communication, paperwork, office supplies and equipment.
  • Equips Regional volunteers with information and resources for maximum effectiveness.
  • Manages and maintains accuracy of all Regional databases.
  • Selects, trains, and leads temporary staff to reach Regional goals.
  • Recruits, selects, trains, and leads office volunteers to reach Regional goals.


Qualified candidates will have highly developed administrative, organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills. Candidate will be detail oriented and able to multi-task in a fast-paced work environment. Excellent computer skills, including competency in Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook are required. An Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school and six months to one year related experience is required; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


Mission Statement: Samaritan's Purse is a nondenominational evangelical Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world. Since 1970, Samaritan's Purse has helped meet needs of people who are victims of war, poverty, natural disasters, disease, and famine with the purpose of sharing God's love through His Son, Jesus Christ. The organization serves the Church worldwide to promote the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ.

Distinct Objectives:
The work of Samaritan’s Purse is marked by five distinct objectives, grounded in Scripture and biblical principles:
PROCLAIM THE GOSPEL - EXALT Christ and share the Gospel while working in His Name around the world
SERVE WITH EXCELLENCE - EXCEED the world’s standard while serving the purposes of God’s kingdom
RESPOND WITH COMPASSIONATE ACTION - EXPEDITE our response to needs as the Lord reveals opportunities to minister
DEMONSTRATE BIBLICAL INTEGRITY - EXHIBIT character and integrity personally, at home and work
WALK IN BOLD FAITH - EXPECT God to do the impossible


Please apply on the Samaritan’s Purse website –

Click on the “Get Involved Tab” to locate our employment listings,

then complete your online application.