Operations Coordinator

Bethesda, Maryland
Jun 26, 2022
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

We are currently searching for a Operations Coordinator to provide operational and administrative support services to satisfy the overall operational objectives of the Division of Intramural Research (DIR) at the National Center for Complimentary and Integrative Health (NCCIH). This is a full-time, on-site opportunity in Bethesda, MD.  





Duties & Responsibilities
  • Coordinate the preparation of a variety of items such as travel requests, professional service orders, requests for sponsored travel (Form 348), outside activities (Form 520), official duty memoranda, leave authorizations, training requests, individual/mass mailings, correspondence, reports and various forms.
  • Coordinate meeting planning and logistical arrangements, including room and audiovisual reservations, WebEx, and other remote connection arrangements; prepare and transmit agendas and relevant materials; contact and communicate with participants; prepare and distribute meeting minutes.
  • Prepare, or prepare selected components of, HR packages, awards and justifications for incentives documents including recruitment, relocation, and retention incentives.
  • Prepare and track requests and justifications for the purchase of materials, supplies and office equipment; follow up on purchase and procurement requests; review receiving documentation and reconcile all receiving problems; maintain records and spreadsheets of all requests.
  • Perform a variety of complex, specialized support tasks on an ongoing and ad hoc basis; manage special projects, draft letters and reports, prepare/edit presentations, develop meeting agendas and create and update spreadsheets and databases.
  • Provide administrative, procedural and informational resource support; work with staff to coordinate program workflow.
  • Coordinate meetings, workshops and courses for staff; schedule conference rooms.
  • Research information requested and provide that information; maintain status of projects; follow up on actions through contact with office staff.
  • Develop, maintain and utilize various administrative databases.
  • Coordinate and process equipment and office supply order requests; serve as the point of contact in the administration of all maintenance contracts for office equipment.
  • Organize, coordinate and administer the administrative components of the assigned servicing area; collaborate with program officials and administrative offices.
  • Act as focal point and primary initial contact for matters concerning the Office; design and coordinate systems for communications among staff to facilitate the efficient flow of information relating to projects and program activities.
  • Provide information to program staff on policies and procedures for government travelers and invited guests.
  • Serve as a resource for staff regarding established policy; keep abreast of new guidance and policies; disseminate information to staff and respond to requests for information regarding status of projects or actions.
  • Maintain tracking systems; use records management system to ensure proper filing, accountability, storage and retrieval of files.
  • Prepare documents and enter information into administrative systems in the areas of recruitment of new staff, time and attendance, accessions and separations.
  • Enter requests for office supplies using POTS.
  • Inventory office supplies and equipment; prepare and process purchase requests and maintenance agreements.
  • Process and track order requests using government systems (i.e., POTS) on behalf of branch staff.
  • Provide direct administrative, procedural and informational resource support; work with staff to coordinate program workflow.
  • Participate in developmental activities involving studies and analysis of internal administrative operations, organizations or management to achieve greater economy and efficiency.
  • Plan or assist in the planning of special projects involving program issues; work with staff on the management of special crosscutting initiatives and task force groups to accomplish programmatic goals.
  • Participate in developmental activities involving studies and analysis of internal administrative operations, organizations or management to achieve greater economy and efficiency.








  • Bachelor’s degree in General Medical and Health Services or similar field
  • At least 5 years of experience



  • Travel planning
  • Meeting coordination
  • Executive level support
  • Meeting minutes/summary reports
  • Data analysis
  • MS Office
  • Concur
  • Scheduling
Company Description

Dovel Technologies and its Family of Companies (Medical Science & Computing and Ace Info Solutions) was acquired in October 2021.


Guidehouse is a leading global provider of consulting services to the public sector and commercial markets, with broad capabilities in management, technology, and risk consulting. By combining our public and private sector expertise, we help clients address their most complex challenges and navigate significant regulatory pressures focusing on transformational change, business resiliency, and technology-driven innovation. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and digital services, we create scalable, innovative solutions that help our clients outwit complexity and position them for future growth and success. The company has more than 12,000 professionals in over 50 locations globally. Guidehouse is a Veritas Capital portfolio company, led by seasoned professionals with proven and diverse expertise in traditional and emerging technologies, markets, and agenda-setting issues driving national and global economies.


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