We know many of you are seeking a new (or better) job, so to help you uncover valuable opportunities, we'll be spotlighting a job of the week. This week, we’re featuring an opportunity for an administrative assistant for the adult volunteer development department at the Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital. Based in Washington, D.C., this position provides customer service to adult volunteers in the subject areas of recruitment, training and appreciation, and also supports the work of the department through organizational and administrative tasks.
Getting a foot in the door can be an important step to gaining employment with a particular company. Serving as a temp offers the opportunity to learn about an employer first-hand and make valuable connections – all while earning some money.
Needless to say, doing exceptional work should be the primary goal of any temporary hire. Impressing people with your skills and positive attitude puts you in a good position should a regular position open up.