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Job Description

We are seeking a part-time operations associate to provide administrative support across the organization. The operations assistant position is critical in supporting the senior leadership team and maintaining smooth operations and a creative and professional environment.

Responsibilities include: 

  • Respond to requests from staff and external stakeholders, providing a high level of customer service
  • Process incoming and outgoing mail, including providing support for special mailings and overseeing delivery and return of equipment and supplies for remote staff members
  • Order office supplies and manage inventory
  • Scheduling and meeting support, including logistics and communications for staff and team meetings
  • Update and maintain organizational documents, including formatting and organizing information to make it easily accessible to staff
  • Maintain digital filing systems, including scanning paper files for complete move to digital filing systems, and implementation support for new contract management system
  • Provide administrative support for onboarding and offboarding employees, and support for some HR and benefits paperwork
  • Run errands as needed
  • When it is safe to do so, this position will provide on-site receptionist and office support at our facility in Emeryville, as well as providing support for local events and organizing travel logistics 

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Preferred 2-4 years of administrative experience, ideally providing support for office operations
  • Strong skills in Google Suite products, ability to troubleshoot basic office software (Zoom, Slack, etc.)  
  • Outstanding organizational and communication skills
  • Self-starter with excellent time management skills and the ability to multitask and prioritize work with limited oversight
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with people with a variety of responsibilities and from a range of life experiences and backgrounds
  • Outstanding internal and external customer service skills

Reveal has a strong commitment to diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will develop a diverse candidate pool for this position. 

This position is a 60% part-time position with scheduling flexibility with benefits. Reveal offers a generous compensation package that currently includes:

  • 50% coverage of health, dental and vision insurance for employees, 25% for dependents
  • Retirement benefits, including employer matching contribution
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Monthly phone and internet reimbursement 
  • Paid vacation and holidays 
  • Annual office closure between Christmas and New Year’s Day 
  • Opportunity for sabbatical leave

Our staff is currently working remotely due to the COVID-19 pandemic; we will only consider candidates who are based in the San Francisco Bay Area, and are able to work on-site when it is safe for our office to reopen. Although our office is currently closed, some tasks for this position will require minimal in-person activities (e.g., picking up mail and dropping off checks at the bank) using proper safety procedures. 

Please use this link to apply.