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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.

Program Associate, Educational Exchange and Special Projects

The Program Associate will report to the Director of Educational Exchange and Special Projects, work closely with the Director on the administration and management of the grantmaking of the American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF). S/he will serve as a liaison in a key-interdepartmental role (Communications, Programs, Membership).  This will require providing day-to-day and project-based support for the effective and efficient administration of a wide range of fellowships and grants for Americans and Scandinavians.

The Program Associate is responsible for providing comprehensive grants management, critical thinking about ASF’s grantmaking, fostering good working relationships, both internally and externally.  The position requires a high degree of organizational and computer skills, attention to detail as well as the ability to provide proactive support, familiarity with U.S. higher education systems, ability to complete independent projects, and work in a team environment.

Please email cover letter and resume including salary requirement, as one PDF file, to hr@amscan.org and use “Programs Associate” as the subject.

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.

Please email cover letter and resume, as one PDF file, to winterhalter@amscan.org and use “Shop Assistant” as the subject.