Thank you for your interest in joining our team at VietRISE!

VietRISE, a project of Tides Center, is an equal-opportunity employer. We strongly encourage and seek applications from women, people of color, and bilingual and bicultural individuals, as well as members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities. Applicants shall not be discriminated against because of race, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, marital status, veteran status, or medical condition including acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) and AIDS-related conditions. Reasonable accommodation will be made so that qualified disabled applicants may participate in the application process. Please advise in writing of special needs at the time of application.

Benefits and Perks for Employees:

  • We offer generous health benefits, basic life and accidental death & dismemberment insurance, and 403(b) retirement plans to regular full- and some part-time employees
  • 12 paid holidays, plus 1 floating holiday
  • 1 paid wellness day off per month in addition to 12 paid wellness days (formerly known as ‘sick leave’) per year that can be used for mental or physical health purposes to care for themselves or a family member
  • Cumulative vacation time for all regular employees
  • 2 weeks of paid time off in December
  • Individual professional development budgets allocated to each team member
  • A work phone provided by the organization OR a cell phone stipend
  • Flexible hybrid structure, option of up to 2 days of remote work a week
  • Regularly stocked office snacks
  • Vibrant office setting with lots of natural light, open windows
  • And more

Administrative Assistant

The Administrative Assistant plays a vital support role in ensuring the smooth day-to-day operation of VietRISE. Responsibilities include maintaining office functionality, organizing records, and assisting in the administrative aspects of planning and implementation of our programs, campaigns, actions, and events. 

The ideal Administrative Assistant candidate is highly organized; takes initiative; finds joy in organizing physical and digital documents and materials; enjoys supporting others; enjoys learning and creating new systems for organization and internal communication; capable of handling sensitive, confidential, and time-sensitive information; is able to handle multiple projects at once; is an effective written and verbal communicator; and is an individual who believes in social justice, systemic change, and building people power with Vietnamese, immigrant, and working-class communities.

Estimated start date: July 22, 2024

Learn more and apply here.

We will review applications until the position is filled.


VietRISE advances social justice and builds power with working-class Vietnamese and immigrant communities in Orange County. We build leadership and create systemic change through organizing, narrative change, cultural empowerment, and civic engagement.

VietRISE is fiscally sponsored by Tides Center, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.


(714) 589-5496

14351 Euclid St. #1M, Garden Grove, CA 92843