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Administrative Assistant

  VF88MZ Adventist Volunteer Service
  South Peru Union Mission (Unión Peruana del Sur)


Responsibilities

  • Accounting
  • Bookkeeping
  • Tracking income and expenses
  • Scanning Receipts
  • Coordinat finances with treasurer in the states
  • Assist site coordinator
  • Assist in activities and projects

Qualifications

  • Education or experience in Business
  • Fluent Engliish
  • At least two years of college

Attire

Modest shirts, shorts, jeans and work pants are acceptable. For church and special functions, dresses, dress pants and shirts.

No tight pants, short shorts, low cleavages, or clothing with questionable logos or messages. No jewelry, tattoos, colored painted nails. Women must keep midriff covered.

Accomodations

A room with bunk beds with mattresses, mosquito netting, table and chairs. Other supplies may be purchased in the nearby town of Pucallpa.

Included

  • Accommodations
  • Utilities

Not Included

  • Visa
  • Medical/Inoculations
  • Travel to and from Location
  • Local travel
  • Insurance
  • Food 
  • Monthly Living Allowance (You should plan to raise funds to cover monthly expenses of about 300 USD/month, airfare, visa, and sightseeing.)  

Compensation

N/A

Additional Information

Required Inoculations:  Update Tetanus, Typhoid, Yellow Fever, Hep A.

Other Medical Recommendations: Prophylaxis for malaria if prescribed by physician.

Upon arrival in Peru at Lima (Jorge Chavez International airport) pass through immigrations, at the immigrations desk, request 183-day-tourist-visa and receive tarjeta andina (the bottom half of a white form you will fill out upon arrival in Peru for the immigrations checkpoint, Immigrations will stamp the paper, which then constitutes your visa for entering the country. It is very important to store this paper in a safe place, as it is required for you to leave the country. Before expiration of 183 days, leave the country for 24 hours for visa renewal (recommended border countries Ecuador or Bolivia).

Photo by Antonino Visalli on Unsplash

Summary


Provide administrative assistance for projects in the Amazon basin of east Peru.


Lima, Peru

10-24 Months

September 2019 - June 2020

Age 20-60


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