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IAC Application Specialist

POSTED 11/20/2015

Title: Application Specialist
Reports to: Director of Accreditation Processes 
Based at: IAC – Ellicott City, MD
Job purpose: To assist in the processing and review of accreditation application submissions and generate applicable correspondence. Provide customer support with general accreditation process inquiries.


  • If not previously working in an IAC division, the individual will typically have previous office experience
  • Basic office skills (to include Microsoft Word)
  • Good written and oral communication
  • Ability to follow direction and complete tasks with limited/appropriate direct supervision

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

  • Process written correspondence and accreditation portfolios according to policy.
  • Office organization to include compiling and purging of files, archiving files and preparation of new applicant laboratory files.
  • Review accreditation applications for completeness; compile lists of any missing material and request additional information from applicant laboratories.
  • Respond to inquiries regarding the non-technical aspects of the IAC application/accreditation process through telephone communications, fax correspondence and e-mail. Process all requested material when returned from the applicant laboratory.
  • Promote the IAC through participation in exhibiting as assigned.
  • Maintain a working knowledge of pertinent aspects of the application process, the database, applicant laboratory notification and the online portal.

If you are interested in applying this position, please forward an application (download below), resume and cover letter to Download IAC Application for Employment» 


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