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We're hiring an Office Manager

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About the Position

*Our Office Manager got promoted, so we're looking for his replacement. Could it be you?

We’re looking for an organized, detail-oriented, energetic and proactive Office Manager to join our team at HackerYou. Ultimately, you will be responsible for our 12,000 square foot office, supporting the entire HackerYou team and, under the guidance of our Director of Operations & Finance, making sure HackerYou’s operations are smooth and organized.

In this role, there will always be a variety of tasks and projects for you to work on. We’re looking for someone who is extremely organized and detail-oriented - nothing can slip through the cracks! We're also looking for someone who is comfortable with having accountability - you will need to step in to new situations as required and take ownership of project to ensure completion. The best part is that you'll be appreciated for everything you do – from both staff and students!

We are a passionate and driven team of around 30 people and it’s important to us that everyone who joins our team fits with our core values: 1) We are welcoming, 2) We care deeply about people, 3) We're always improving, 4) We do what’s right, and 5) We have fun! If those values resonate with you, please..read on!

This entry-level role is ideal for a recent graduate looking to get their feet wet and learn a whole bunch about startups, small businesses, technology and education while contributing to a team that really cares about what we do every day. It could also be a great fit for someone with experience in sales, retail or hospitality – office experience not required, nor do we care about things like degrees or diplomas. We care about finding great people to join our team, and then helping them to reach their full potential! Our Office Managers have gone on to the following exciting roles at HackerYou: Admissions Coordinator, Campaign Marketing Manager, Student Success Coordinator, and more!

About Us

Founded by Heather Payne in 2012, the HackerYou College of Technology is an innovative technology school based in Toronto, Canada. As a registered Private Career College, HackerYou offers courses for people who want to land jobs in tech - fast - and serves over 1000 students a year from a 12,000 square foot campus in downtown Toronto.

With thousands of alumni and a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion, HackerYou has trained some of the brightest young minds in the country and is poised to continue to have a major impact on the education landscape in Canada and beyond.

Here's a sample of HackerYou's Office Manager Responsibilities

  • Answer applicant & student requests and general inquires through email
  • Send invoices to students upon acceptance to a program
  • Operationalize and document processes (think “how to” manuals)
  • Act as on-site contact for rentals and events
  • Warmly welcome guests when they arrive at our space
  • Help with onboarding of new staff, students and classes
  • Help plan, promote and coordinate events
  • Keep HackerYou’s Dropbox and Google Drive folders organized
  • Data entry of expenses for accounting purposes
  • Assist with project management of internal and external projects
  • Perform light analysis in MS Excel
  • Organize internal and external meetings
  • Ensure birthdays and holidays are recorded and celebrated
  • Keep the office clean, organized and in good condition. Change lightbulbs. Tighten loose screws. Etc.
  • Purchase and manage office supplies within annual budget
  • Provide support to the team as required
  • Other tasks as required

Your Qualifications

  • You hold a relevant post-secondary degree or otherwise have a track record of getting things done
  • You are comfortable using Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • You are not intimidated by numbers or light analysis in MS Excel
  • You enjoy working online and with new technology
  • You are obsessed with list-making and organization
  • You exude confidence and warmth when answering the phone and interacting with customers
  • You can step in to make decisions and take ownership over a project
  • You can manage multiple projects, people and deadlines
  • You take pride in your attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines
  • You are driven to see projects and tasks through to completion
  • You have a ‘no job is too big or too small’ mentality
  • Most of all, you have a positive attitude and a desire to help others!
  • Bonus points if you know how to code, or want to learn

Please note that this is a full-time, permanent position and the start date is as soon as possible (but we can be flexible!)

Perks & benefits

Please visit our Careers page at hackeryou.com/careers for a full list of perks & benefits.

How to apply

Please apply via this link! We’d love to see your resume, and anything else you’d like to provide us! All applications are appreciated, but we will only contact successful applicants to move on to the next stage.

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