Client Services Data Specialist (Heights)

Job Title:                             Client Services Data Specialist

Division:                                Heights Job Connection - Workforce Development

Department:                          Job Connection Programs

Reports To:                          Program Manager/Coordinator

FLSA Status:                        Full-time: Non - Exempt


Job Summary:  

The CSDS would be responsible for providing administrative support for the Program, staff and clients. Duties include general administration, receptionist, client services and project based work. This position will require additional credentials to assist with serving our clientele. Must project a professional company image through in-person and phone interaction.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Superior customer service skills
  • A working knowledge of people with disabilities
  • Must be timely, organized and process excellent communication skills: oral, written and verbal.
  • Meet and greet clients and visitors, assist with routine inquires and refer to appropriate program staff member as necessary.
  • Answer telephones, assist with routine inquiries and refer to appropriate program staff member as necessary.
  • Create and modify documents using Microsoft Office desktop applications. At a minimum Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel.
  • Perform general clerical duties to include but not limited to: photocopying, faxing, mailing, and filing.
  • Data entry and record keeping related to the job connection program.
  • Responsible for collecting retention data for clients in program.
  • Facilitate orientation, intake and assessment process. 
  • May be required to lift up to 40 pounds.
  • Order office supplies.
  • Support staff in assigned project based work.
  • Other duties as assigned by Program Manager. 

Minimum Qualifications:

Advanced reading, writing, and arithmetic skills required. This is normally acquired through a high school diploma or equivalent.

Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office desktop applications and telephone protocol.

Duties require professional verbal and written communication skills and the ability to type 50 wpm.

This is normally acquired through one to three years of Client Services/Administrative Assistant experience.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the Essential Duties and Responsibilities. 

To apply, interested candidates should forward resumes and cover letters to j_walters@goodwillhouston.orgApplications without cover letters will not be considered.