Reception Assistant (Part-Time)

Washington D.C.
Salary is commensurate with experience
Oct 09, 2019
Nov 13, 2019
Part Time

The Chronicle of Higher Education is seeking a part-time office assistant. This position will cover reception duties including supporting Chronicle callers, readers, visitors, and staff. Located at the reception desk, you will provide excellent customer service - answering phones, managing the reception area, and other support services to staff members. You will fill in at reception to cover for lunch breaks and other absences, and to allow the full-time receptionist to handle facilities duties in the office. 

We’re looking for someone with excellent communication skills – both oral and written, strong interpersonal skills, and attention to detail. This position will be working 15 hours maximum a week, 3 hours per day, Monday - Friday.  Experience with reception or customer service is preferred. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to  

The Chronicle of Higher Education and The Chronicle of Philanthropy serve our readers with insights and news to help them to succeed in a rapidly changing world. Every day, our staff members bring experience, expertise, and a commitment to quality to this important work. We seek to employ talented people whose contributions will carry forward our mission.

The Chronicle is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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