Come work for a mission-driven organization that prides itself on collegiality and customer care. Poynter is seeking a receptionist/safety and security team lead. If you are a powerhouse of energy and delight in meeting deadlines and supporting others, this role might be perfect for you. The candidate must possess a keen attention to detail and is a customer service champion, is able to deliver and follow-up/follow through on requests/commitments.
This position is focused heavily on administrative tasks. Candidates should have experience with a prior reception role and possess a track record of getting things done quickly and efficiently. The candidate should be an excellent communicator, both written and verbal, and have strong experience with MS Word and Excel. Candidates must also be able to work after hours and weekends because they will be the on-site point of contact for events to include weddings.
Poynter, a nonpartisan, non-profit 501(c)(3), is a leading brand in training journalists through professional development programs at news organizations and colleges online and in person. Poynter is a leader in training newsroom leaders and media executives in leadership, ethics, storytelling, diversity and inclusion, business models and digital transformation. Clients include television, radio, magazines, newspaper and news websites, college students and professors, and those in the corporate and non-profit sectors.
Full-time staffers enjoy a competitive benefits package and the added bonus of a paid two-week winter break at the end of each calendar year in addition to PTO allotment. Poynter values diversity and encourages folks from all backgrounds to apply.
To find out more about the position: shorturl.at/fqKM9
Please send resume and cover letter to
Deadline to apply: January 17, 2022
No phone calls, please.
Position is in St. Petersburg, FL.
Salary depends on qualifications.
Location/Region: St. Petersburg