Operations Coordinator

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Website Square Root Academy

Description, Compensation and Benefits:

Square Root Academy Overview Square Root Academy’s mission is to cultivate environments of upward mobility for at-risk youth through transforming learning experiences in STEM education. The focus of the Academy is to expose 4th-12th grade scholars to the fundamentals of STEM while emphasizing collaborative learning, innovation, and academic excellence. The Academy trains the next generation of engineers and scientists who come from underserved communities in the greater Sacramento area ensuring STEM education is accessible to students at no cost. Using a hands-on STEM based curriculum, in-class mentors connect the mathematical and scientific theories taught in the classroom to real life applications.   Position Overview The Operations Coordinator performs administrative duties for the Academy, reporting directly to the Executive Director and Development Director, corresponding with all staff and officers of the Academy as appropriate. They act as the liaison for general public inquiries, coordinating connections to the appropriate Academy staff member and are responsible for internal operations systems and protocols. They also are responsibility for operations and facilities of the social enterprise Lab 7 Coworking.   Duties and Responsibilities -Manage administrative tasks as needed/assigned, includes organizing documents and files, word processing, mail distribution, data collection and entry, and maintaining office and program supply inventories -Manage organization scheduling and admin email -Arrange travel and lodging for Academy staff -Provides support for Academy directors, including anticipating needs for upcoming meetings, maintaining calendars and communication, and organizing correspondence, documents and data -Oversee the development and implementation of team building activities -Maintain communication between team and management -Maintain clean work environment -Manage front desk, client accounts and facilities of Lab 7 Coworking -Supervise Square Root Academy and Lab 7 interns and Federal Work Study Students -Provide support for special events -Other duties as assigned to meet the organizational goals   Full-time Compensation: $14.00 - $18.00 DOE + Benefits

Qualifications and Job Requirements:

Minimum Qualifications -At least two years of applicable college experience and/or two years of administrative work experience -Excellent verbal and written communication -Strong attention to detail -Ability to work efficiently in loosely structured work environment -Must be a self-starter -Ability to work independently and cohesively in a team environment -Strong time management skills -Experience with project, schedule and communications management -Proficiency with Microsoft and Google suites, and internet navigation and applications -Ability to ensure professionalism, integrity, consistency and accuracy in information management and communications -Ability to multitask and prioritize appropriately -Valid California driver’s license -Strong personal ethics and alignment with Square Root Academy values

Application Instructions:

Applicants are REQUIRED to submit: Resume Cover Letter (2) Professional References (Include: Name, Title and Company, Personal Affiliation, Email and Phone Number) (Applicants who fail to submit these requirements with their application will not pass the screening process.)