Contact Center Representative

The ideal candidate will have superior customer service and verbal and listening skills, as well as 2+ years of experience in sales, preferably in a Contact Center setting. High school diploma required. Computer proficiency and willingness to learn new systems is a must, with proficiency with the Gateway ticketing system a plus. 

The Contact Center Sales Representative is responsible for politely and professionally answering inbound calls to the Franklin Institute, as well as processing payments in a secure, orderly and efficient manner. A commitment to excellent customer service and providing a positive experience for each guest is a must. They will become an expert in museum programs, exhibits, and shows and will promote and upsell all of the museum offerings. They will handle requests received via phone, mail, and web in a clear and concise manner, and will ensure all bookings are processed accurately in our ticketing system. 

All Contact Center Sales Representatives are expected to be on time, reliable, and consistent and display a customer service-centric attitude. They are detail-oriented and able to multi-task, have a thorough knowledge of the wide variety of available resources, and take ownership for effectively solving customer issues and complaints. The Contact Center Sales Representative will also perform basic clerical duties as assigned, including but not limited to mailing, filing, and copying.

Unscheduled part-time, 15 to 19 hours per week. Weekends, some evenings, and holidays will be required. 


  • Working at The Franklin Institute

    Advance your career by working at The Franklin Institute! Applications from candidates at all levels of training, experience, and education are accepted for positions in administrative, curatorial, security, trade, and professional areas. The Franklin Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Cover letters and resumes can be submitted to our Human Resources Department in a variety of ways:

    Email: (Please indicate the position for which you are applying in the subject line.)

    Postal Mail:
    The Franklin Institute
    ATTN: Human Resources Department
    222 North 20th Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19103

    Fax: 215.448.1121

    Delivery: 20th Street Business Entrance or Bartol Atrium Security Desk