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Society for Science & the Public is seeking a Receptionist. The Society’s Receptionist not only greets our guests and answers calls that come through the switchboard, but also supports the Events and Operations team in their support of the Society’s suite of Science Education Competitions and the organization as a whole. The Society’s receptionist must be a dependable, self-starter, who can multi-task and bring a warm greeting to callers and guests.
Reporting directly to the Chief of Event Planning and Operations. Experience as a receptionist is preferred but not required.
Required Education and Experience
This is a fulltime position based in Washington, D.C.
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About Society for Science & the Public
Society for Science & the Public (Society) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) membership organization dedicated to public engagement in scientific research and education. Our vision is to promote the understanding and appreciation of science and the vital role it plays in human advancement; to inform, educate, and inspire. We do this work through our award-winning Science News media group and world-class science competitions: the Regeneron Science Talent Search (STS), the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF), and Broadcom MASTERS (Math, Applied Science, Technology and Engineering for Rising Stars). Intel ISEF and Broadcom MASTERS begin at local, regional, state, and national fairs that affiliate with the Society to participate. This network includes more than 400 science fairs representing more than 70 countries, regions, and territories.
The Society is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
Society for Science & the Public is committed to equal employment opportunity. In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, the Society does not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally recognized basis, including but not limited to: veteran status, race, color, religion, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identify or expression, ancestry, national origin, disability, personal appearance, family responsibilities, matriculation, political affiliation, age and/or any other categories protected by the laws of the United States or the District of Columbia.