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Employment Opportunities

The American-Scandinavian Foundation is seeking applicants for the following open positions.

Please note that for all positions you must be eligible to work in the United States.

Scandinavia House Events Assistant

The American-Scandinavian Foundation seeks a part-time Events Assistant to provide support for rental events held at Scandinavia House. Responsibilities include meeting with clients to discuss logistics, setting up and breaking down furniture and audio visual equipment, and being on site during events to help with concerns and needs of the clients.

This is an ideal position for a student in the hospitality field or a recent graduate. 20-25 hours a week depending on the schedule of events, including weekends and evenings. Prior experience in event rentals or catering, and knowledge of A/V equipment, is preferred, but not required.

To apply, please email resume with cover letter to hr@amscan.org and put “Scandinavia House Events Assistant” in the subject line.

Heimbold Family Children’s Playing and Learning Center Aide

The American-Scandinavian Foundation seeks a part-time aide for its Heimbold Family Children’s Playing and Learning Center at Scandinavia House.  Responsibilities include providing a safe, clean, and welcoming environment for young children, helping to organize and plan activities for children, and providing information to parents and others about the center and other programs at Scandinavia House.

10-20 hours per week, including Saturday afternoons.  Prior experience with children and/or coursework in early childhood education important.

To apply, please email resume with cover letter to hr@amscan.org and put Children’s Center Aid in the Subject line.

Sales Associates at The Shop at Scandinavia House

The American-Scandinavian Foundation seeks part-time sales associates for the Shop at Scandinavia House. Retail experience, design knowledge, and fluency in a Scandinavian/Nordic language are preferred. Flexible hours are available for this position.

Receiving/Stock positions are also available. Computer knowledge is a must, as well as a strong attention to detail. Retail experience a plus.

Interested and qualified candidates should email a cover letter and resume to winterhalter@amscan.org and put “Shop Assistant” in the subject line.