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We are seeking an eager, proactive Office Manager to join our team at the Brooklyn Navy Yards. As the Office Manager, you will join a 2-person office management team, to help keep the day-to-day activities of the office space running smoothly. You will also help establish a professional, but welcoming atmosphere as one of the first points of contact for our company, our employees, & our clients.

The ideal candidate has a can-do attitude, who is happy to roll-up his/her sleeves, multitask, problem solve, & provide a friendly touch-point for employees & clients alike.


  • Manage the office space (moves, adds, & changes to workstations) in partnership with People Operations Director & ensuring COVID-19 policies & procedures are adhered to
  • Be point of contact for building management including visitor management system, ID cards, facilities, repairs, fire-drills, etc.
  • Oversee the guest experience & ensure a personal, friendly experience for anyone coming into the office
  • Provide Back-up reception support to our office assistant acting as the first face for employees, clients & guests, with a hospitality & customer focused mindset
  • Collaborate with the office assistant to make sure the office looks neat & presentable at all times, so employees want to work here & clients are impressed including: maintain reception, clean out the fridge, put away groceries, set-up for meetings & events, check conference rooms & tidiness of bathrooms
  • Collaborate with the office assistant to order, receive & stock office supplies, snacks, & beverages
  • Establish & manage relationships with mail carriers & messengers (USPS, FedEx, UPS), create shipping labels, monitor tracking information & coordinate follow-ups, etc.
  • Set up catering orders as needed including accepting deliveries, setting up food & break down
  • Help organize internal culture events (weekly happy hours, holiday events, etc.)
  • Coordinate travel for employees, candidates or clients as needed
  • Support HR & finance on projects as needed

Naturally youll have:

  • 5+ years office administration experience
  • Bilingual Spanish a bonus
  • Outgoing personality with a good attitude
  • Commitment to being punctual & arriving on time to our studio in the Brooklyn Navy Yard 
  • Proactive nature - if you have downtime, you are asking how else you can help
  • Strong organizational skills with ability to stay on top of varied responsibilities & complete tasks with tight deadline
  • Equally happy to work on small tasks (like cleaning out the fridge) to bigger complex projects (like coordinating vendors, COI & office repairs) in support of employees or business operations

What you'll get:

  • Opportunity to work in a casual & creative atmosphere (and dog friendly)
  • Free coffee, tea, & snacks
  • Work/life balance (Monday to Friday 8:30-5pm)
  • Health insurance, 401k + employer match, cell phone reimbursement eligible  
  • Summer Fridays & generous paid time off

We are committed to creating an inclusive culture & are proud to be an equal opportunity employerAt this time, we are unable to sponsor for this position.

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