Job Description

Business Support Coordinator - Volunteer Engagement
Position Status Full time
Pay Range $18.96 - $23.23/Hour
Close Date 5/19/21
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Job Description: 

Play an integral part in the continued success of the Volunteer Department at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science as a Business Support Coordinator. We are building on our solid foundation with a strong vision and focused strategy to recreate and redefine how we engage a community that loves, understands, and protects our natural world.

The Business Support Coordinator is a key administrative support position that will provide exceptional customer service while supporting project needs, coordinating appointments, managing inventory, organizing data and acting as the primary point of reception for the Volunteer Department. We are looking for a highly organized and detail oriented candidate with excellent interpersonal and communication skills who has experience working in an administrative support role.


Essential duties: 

  • Provides support on department specific projects. Depending on scope, may lead the collection and organization of data and information as needed.
  • Provides reception and public interface for Volunteer Department providing routine information and referring emails and phone calls to appropriate team members.
  • Schedules and attends meetings as requested, and prepares minutes and agendas.
  • Maintains volunteer lounge, kitchen and general office area.
  • Coordinates department events and programs as required.
  • Performs general filing with knowledge of alphabetical and numerical filing procedures.
  • May provide database support, systems support, or website content management


Minimum qualifications/Requirements: 

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • 3 years’ experience providing administrative support or equivalent work experience.
  • 3 years’ managing a project for a department.
  • Some evening/night/weekend work.
  • Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Office suite and web enabled applications.


Ideal candidate will have: 

  • A desire to work as part of a team and take direction.
  • An appreciation and understanding of the value of volunteerism
  • A commitment to advancing work that promotes diversity, equity, inclusion, access, and justice.


Core values:

  • We love science.
  • We are curious, creative and playful.
  • We cultivate relationships with each other, diverse communities, the environment and for our future.
  • We think critically and act with empathy.


Perks and Benefits of working at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science include:

A comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision coverage.  100% paid life insurance and long-term disability insurance. Paid time-off for vacation, sickness and holidays. 403(b) Retirement Plan with immediate eligibility to contribute and, after one year of employment, an employer contribution and match. An RTD Eco pass and a free Family+ membership to the Denver Museum of Nature & Science.

The full range of perks and benefits can be found HERE.


Application Instructions:

Please submit your resume by Wednesday, May 19, 2021. Review of applications will begin immediately. DMNS reserves the right to close the position prior to this date. 


Applications will only be accepted electronically via the Museum’s website


Due to the high volume of people who apply, we are not able to respond to specific inquiries regarding your application status.


The Museum is committed to the goal of building a culturally diverse staff to serve the needs of our visitors. We encourage individuals of all backgrounds to apply.

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