Senior Executive Assistant (based in Detroit, Mich.)

Provide high-level executive and administrative support to the director and other leadership and staff as assigned. Carry out a broad range of responsibilities related to the Detroit place-based office of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, including program support and special projects. The position requires serving as the liaison with the Battle Creek headquarters office.


  • Bachelor’s degree and at least five years administrative or management support experience required, or high school diploma or equivalent and some college with at least eight years of experience.
  • Effective verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Periodic travel within and across our places.
  • Experience working effectively with persons from diverse cultural, social, and ethnic backgrounds.
  • Experience working in a high performing and agile organization with a team-oriented culture.

Additional Info

  • Knowledge of Detroit communities, including work experience helpful.
  • Ability to build and maintain strong, authentic relationships and act as a spokesperson on behalf of the director or others, effectively communicating the foundation’s mission of working with communities to improve the lives of children.

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How to Apply

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APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applicant materials will begin immediately and continue until finalist candidates have been identified.


Putting Children First

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“Empleen el dinero del modo en que crean conveniente, siempre y cuando promueva la salud, la felicidad y el bienestar de los niños.” - Will Keith Kellogg

“Sèvi ak lajan an jan w vle depi se sante timoun, byennèt timoun ak kè kontan pou timoun w ap ankouraje.” - W.K. Kelòg