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The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company Appointment Scheduler / Office Coordinator in Yaphank, New York

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day. Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace. Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today's gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders.

We are looking for an **Appointment Scheduler /Office Coordinator** to join our **Yaphank, NY** facility.

- ****Hours are 7:00AM-3:30PM M-F with additional hours required M-F and Saturday during busy season****
- ****Primary duty for this role will be to work with the Dispatcher to coordinate, schedule and enter customer appointments.****
- ****In addition to this primary responsibility, you will be asked to assist the Office Manager with other office work as needed.****
- ****During off season months you will cross train in other areas of the operations and general office work.****

The **Office Coordinator** performs a variety of moderately complex clerical duties in support of the plant operations at plant level including the production, warehousing and distribution functions. Responsible for timely and accurate recordkeeping and reporting. This position will serve as the initial contact for all persons entering the plant office.

**Typical work may include but is not limited to :**

- Assists in the efficient running of the office by performing various clerical duties including processing of incoming mail, filing, answering phones and greeting and assisting visitors.
- Enters and confirms customer orders.
- Performs Accounts Payable functions.
- Maintains routine records and reports such as inventory records. Reviews and proofs calculations, compiles information and generates reports as requested.
- Serves as a backup for the Dispatcher and Office Manager for critical functions such as dispatching and payroll.
- Ability to calculate fractions and percentages.
- Able to operate a keyboard.
- Handles day-to-day work challenges confidently; is willing and able to adjust to multiple demands, shifting priorities, ambiguity, and rapid change; shows resilience in the face of constraints, frustrations, or adversity; demonstrates flexibility.
- Demonstrates attention to and conveys understanding of the comments and questions of others; listens well in a group.
- Relates to people in an open, friendly, accepting manner; shows sincere interest in others and their concerns; initiates and develops relationships with others as a key priority.
- Allocates own time efficiently; handles multiple demands and competing priorities; eliminates inefficiencies; conducts effective meetings.
- Emphasizes the need to deliver quality products and/or services; defines standards for quality and evaluates products, processes, and/or services against those standards; builds quality into each step of the process.

**The perfect person will have :**

- High School Diploma required, Degree preferred.
- 2-4 years experience in an office environment.

Here at ScottsMiracle-Gro, we believe providing an enriching and engaging employee experience is what sets us apart from other organizations. We recognize our employees are so much more than just their job title so we offer programs and benefits that support them in all aspects of their lives. Wondering how we do it? Below is a glimpse of our highlight reel...

- Our Live Total Health program provides you with options to align to your **personal needs**. Selections range from **medical, dental and vision**coverage for you, your spouse/domestic partner and dependents to an outstanding wellness reimbursement program to an unbelievable **401K match (up to 7.5%)**as well as a 15% discount on company stock and much more
- We know our**talent** is our **most precious asset** and your unique development contributes to our organization's success now and in the future. Career growth at our company is not always a ladder. It's much more like a rock climbing adventure. Grow through exploration and experiences rather than a predictable linear path.
- We value the importance of **family**. We provide access to Maven Family Planning and up to $30,000 to accommodate for **adoption, fertility and surrogacy**.
- Be part of something bigger by joining one of our **Employee Resource Groups** focusing on **diversity and inclusion, family, education and sustainability**: Scotts Women's Network, Scotts Black Employees' Network, Scotts Veterans' Network, Scotts Young Professionals, Scotts Pride Network (GroPride), Scotts Associates for a Greener Earth (SAGE), Scotts Family TREE and our Associate Boards.
- Join a company with a strong belief in **giving bac**k to the communities where we live and work. We have a shared passion for **service and volunteerism** and believe participating in community service benefits our communities and strengthens our team.

Not interested in this role? Stay up to date on future opportunities by joining our ScottsMiracle-Gro and Hawthorne Gardening talent communities.

Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.