APHA offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits.
Internal Number: 2023-1579
Support Office Services functions by providing assistance to the staff. Assist with general property management. Serve as member of Office Services Team. Responsible for the processing and distribution of incoming mail and the pick-up, posting, and processing of outgoing mail. Make internal pickups and distributions of correspondence, parcels, and various other materials to proper personnel. Responsible for taking periodic inventories of supplies, and restocking kitchens/workrooms. Responsible for ensuring that conference and meeting rooms comply with set-up requests. Manage telephone, copier, and postage systems. Assist with administration of APHA procurement system including maintenance of central procurement files. Serve as back-up for the following functions: Receptionist in all aspects. Low level building maintenance. Perform other related duties as assigned.
One to three years of relevant experience in an office environment. Have a working knowledge of Xerox copiers. Knowledge of USPS postal system. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. Experience with Microsoft Office. Basic computer skills (email, Microsoft office, Excel etc.). Ability to communicate clearly, verbal and in writing. Paying attention to detail. Excellent customer service skills. Ability to work independently.
Position is based in downtown DC near several metro stations. Work environment: onsite.
Hours: 35 hours a week, full-time, Monday - Friday (daytime). Number of openings: 1.
Applicants who meet the requirements and are interested in being considered for this position should submit the following information (please include your last name in all filenames when uploading materials. You should use this format: LastName.CoverLetter) at: https://careers-apha.icims.com.
A writing sample;
At least 2 supervisory references and 1 professional reference (name, title, company name and phone number and email).
Vaccination Policy: New Hires and Employees must adhere to APHA COVID-19 Vaccination Mandate Policy.
CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled
EEO/AA/VETS/DISABILITY. APHA is strongly and actively committed to diversity in its workplace.
APHA champions the health of all people and all communities. We strengthen the public health profession. We speak out for public health issues and policies backed by science. We are the only organization that influences federal policy, has a nearly 150-year perspective and brings together members from all fields of public health.
Our Mission: Improve the health of the public and achieve equity in health status
Our Vision: Create the healthiest nation in one generation
Our Values: Our values reflect the beliefs of our members from all disciplines of public health and over 40 countries.
APHA publishes the American Journal of Public Health and The Nation's Health newspaper. At our Annual Meeting and Expo, thousands of people share the latest public health research. We lead public awareness campaigns such as Get Ready and National Public Health Week. Together, we are creating the healthiest nation in one generation.