Administrative Assistant and Office Receptionist - China
at Twist Bioscience
TWIST BIOSCIENCE CORPORATE OVERVIEW
Twist Bioscience Corp. is an innovative synthetic biology company founded in April 2013 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California. Twist is the first company to successfully marry small scale engineering with biology to commercialize silicon-based production of high fidelity and high quality synthetic DNA faster, cheaper and seamlessly. In a relatively short time since its foundation the company has established itself as market leader with 200 employees and $195M of raised capital to date.
Synthetic DNA has been used for more than five decades in a growing number of applications including drug development, vaccines and antibiotics, diagnostics, chemicals, agriculture and other industrial needs. It also has promise in novel applications like data storage. The company is keen to leverage its high-quality synthetic DNA platform to grow its market potential by vertical integration of some of these applications.
Administrative Assistant and Office Receptionist, Twist China
We are seeking an enthusiastic and highly-motivated individual to join the newly established Twist China organization located at Bio-Island in Guangzhou, Guangdong Province of China. He/she will provide administrative assistance to day to day site operations including as the office receptionist.
Support facility daily operations, including front desk responsibilities, office supply, house-keeping service, land lord and property management inquiries, etc.
Support General Manager’s administrative activities
Coordinate with US headquarters to manage logistics of guest visits
BS or higher degree
Excellent verbal & written communication skills in both Chinese (Mandarin) and English
2+ yrs. administrative assistant and front desk receptionist experience, prefer in foreign companies
Organized, detail oriented, on top of the status of tasks and timeline, proactively take actions to mitigate potential risks and obstacles
Can-do attitude, enthusiastic and high energy, willing to work flexible hours and deal with last-minute ad hoc miscellaneous assignments
Self-motivated, ambitious with long-term career goals
Proficient with Microsoft Office
Twist Bioscience China provides excellent benefit package and nurturing supportive environment.