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Open position: Operations Coordinator 

The American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union (AmCham EU) speaks for American companies committed to Europe on trade, investment and competitiveness issues. It aims to ensure a growth-orientated business and investment climate in Europe.Job Description:

AmCham EU is seeking an Operations Coordinator, mainly responsible for welcoming visitors and management of the reception, liaising with suppliers, the logistics of the office and welcoming our guests. He/she will be part of our Operations Services team, and will report directly to the Operations Manager (also in close contact with our Events & Marketing team). We are looking for a proactive and outgoing person, with excellent IT knowledge and organizational skills.

Main Tasks:

  • Main contact person for suppliers e.g. cleaning company, drinks orders
  • Orders all office stationery (e.g. letterheads) + soft drinks + meeting supplies etc...;
  • Responsible for welcoming visitors and management of the visitors,
  • Assists in the logistical organization of internal events (printing badges, registration, others); sets up conference calls/equipment;
  • Responsible for incoming calls (screening, answering and forwarding phone calls);
  • Responsible for the logistics of internal meetings;
  • Assists the Head of Operations Services in ad-hoc tasks
  • Dispatches publications and arranges mailings going out for publications·        
  • Proven experience in office management and negotiating with suppliers;
  • Excellent IT knowledge (sending out invitations, updating calendars and databases, etc);
  • Strong organisational skills and able to meet deadlines;
  • Hands-on and multitasking person;
  • Outstanding communication skills - preferably outgoing personality and proactive;
  • Team player able to work both independently and collaborate well with colleagues;
  • Ideal candidate will have between 2-3 years experience.
  • Languages: Fluent English essential; French and Flemish, preferable
  • Start date: February 2017 (preferably)
  • Employment contract: CDD – initially for 9 months

Send a cover letter and CV (maximum two pages) by e-mail to opsvacancy@amchameu.eu with Operations Coordinator in the subject line.

Deadline for applications: Friday, 12 January 2018. First round of interviews week 15/1.