Hiring Organization Information
Day 1 Academies' mandate is to create and operate a network of full-scholarship, Montessori-inspired preschools in underserved communities. We need leaders to build the educational models, services, and technology that will give these children the leg up in life they all deserve and help them realize their full potential. If you want to be a part of creating Day 1 Academies from the ground up, take a look at the roles that are currently open.
We’re looking for a passionate, experienced Executive Assistant to work as a foundational member of the Day 1 Academies team. The Executive Assistant will be responsible for the daily needs of the President, as well as assuming the role of chief of staff, office manager, and partner for the President and the Day 1 Academies organization.
The ideal candidate for this role is eager to roll up their sleeves and get to work. They have experience in executive support, office management, building out support teams, and project management. Additionally, they have a high level of integrity and discretion in handling confidential information and professionalism in dealing with senior professionals inside and outside the company, while still maintaining a good sense of humor.
To be successful in this role, candidates will need to be both scrappy and scalable. They will need to be able to work in ambiguous and confidential environments, work with a high volume and diverse set of tasks, and will possess excellent written and oral communication skills.