BPOC is committed to attracting, developing, and retaining a highly qualified workforce.

BPOC is seeking an Administrative Assistant

The Balboa Park Online Collaborative (BPOC) seeks a part-time Administrative Assistant who is dynamic, business-minded and proactive with strong financial, organizational and communications skills. BPOC is a small 501(c)(3) organization that strives to foster a culture of innovation and collaboration among nonprofit organizations through technology. Located in the heart of Balboa Park, BPOC provides thought leadership and a range of technical services to the museum and cultural sector, our clients range from small to large non-profit organizations.

Reporting to the CEO, the Administrative Assistant will provide financial and operational support across a range of functions including financial accounting and reporting, payroll, contracts, HR administration, project management and general office responsibilities. The successful candidate will possess great attention to detail, a sense of humor and present a confident and professional face of the company.

Under the direction of BPOC management, primary responsibilities include:

Financial Reporting, Payroll and Accounting

  • Bi-monthly payroll; cash receipts; invoice processing and credit card payments;
  • Prepare and ensure expense, income, in-kind forms for submission to CPA;
  • Perform grant submission, tracking, and administration duties;
  • Work with BPOC CPA to prepare and provide financial reports for grant applications, official meetings and other audit, accounting and financial duties as needed.


  • Manage contract process including quotes, contract initiation and execution;
  • Manage and oversee incoming contracts to ensure contract requirements and deadlines are met;
  • Manage renewals on insurance, and other formal contracts or agreements.

HR Administration

  • Liaise between staff and HR service provider as needed, shepherd the annual enrollment process, ensure HR forms and documents are distributed and processed;
  • Provide HR support to staff as needed.

Office Administration

  • Order office supplies;
  • General office administration as needed;
  • Support CEO and staff as needed

Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s Degree or a relevant combination of education and experience;
  • Two years of experience in related position;
  • Excellent customer service skills;
  • Microsoft Office skills, especially in Excel;
  • Payroll experience, PrimePay preferred;
  • QuickBooks experience preferred;
  • Superior data entry and accuracy skills;
  • Strong oral, written, communications and presentation skills;
  • Ability to work with diverse communities and groups in a collaborative environment.

Physical Requirements:

  • Sitting, Walking, Manual dexterity
  • Bending/stooping
  • Reaching outward
  • Squatting/crouching
  • Crawling, Balancing, Standing
  • Driving, Climbing, Traveling
  • Reaching Above Shoulder
  • Grasping, Kneeling
  • Pushing/pulling
  • Usual amount 15 lbs (estimate)
  • Max amount 60 lbs (estimate)
  • Lifting
  • Usual amount 15 lbs (estimate)
  • Max amount 40 lbs (estimate)
  • Carrying
  • Usual amount 10 lbs (estimate)
  • Max amount 20 lbs (estimate)

This job description is intended as a guide to the general job responsibilities and is not inclusive of every duty the employee is expected to perform.

BPOC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $20.00 to $21.00 /hour


  • Administrative Assistant: 2 years (Preferred)


  • Associate (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Founded in 2008 to serve 17 organizations in San Diego’s renowned Balboa Park, BPOC helps museums and other art, science, and cultural organizations to make and implement cost-effective, sustainable technology decisions. With a model that has enabled small and mid-sized organizations in San Diego to reach a level of technical sophistication on par with cultural institutions of far greater resources, BPOC has expanded to serve a range of museums inside and outside of Balboa Park. As a registered public charity and technology partner for museums and cultural centers in Balboa Park and San Diego, BPOC works with clients ranging from volunteer-only institutions to larger museums.

BPOC is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including age, sex, color, race, creed, national origin, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, political belief, disability, veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected under federal, state, or local law.