The American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG) is the only nationally recognized interdisciplinary professional membership organization that represents the interests of the entire medical genetics team including clinical geneticists, clinical laboratory geneticists, and genetic counselors. Together, the ACMG and its members engage in coordinated efforts to improve patient care, ensure optimal reimbursement for genetic service providers, establish standards of care and laboratory policy, and educate members about advances important to their practices.
ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY:
This role will be a member of the administrative office staff and support to the ACMG and ACMG Foundation, staff, and volunteers. This role will serve as the initial point of contact for ACMG/ACMG Foundation by answering and transferring calls to appropriate staff and welcoming guests. Daily tasks will include: maintaining the appearance of the front office, distributing mail and electronic faxes, assisting with mailings, and staff events. The role will work closely with the Chief Operations Officer and interface with all staff and external vendors. The successful candidate must demonstrate the following key attributes: organization, attention to detail and accuracy, thoughtfulness, discretion, as well as an ability to manage multiple deadlines. This role will work in our headquarter office located in Bethesda, Maryland. Staff are currently working remotely but will transition to a hybrid (remote and in-office schedule) beginning January 2022.
BENEFITS AND SALARY
The base salary for this exempt, full-time position will be in the range of $43,000 - $47,000 per year commensurate with the candidate’s skill and experience. ACMGF offers an excellent benefits package.
This is a largely sedentary position that requires the ability to communicate information and ideas so others will understand. The selected candidate must be able to exchange accurate information in these situations with the ability to observe details at a close range (within a few feet of the observer) and lift small objects up to 20 lbs. across the office for various needs.
The American College of Medical Genetics & Genomics is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law.
The American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG) is the only nationally recognized interdisciplinary professional membership organization that represents the interests of…