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About Evolve

Evolve Ventures and Foundation dedicates our financial and human capital to both for-profit and not-for-profit initiatives that support the evolution of consciousness. Evolve Foundation makes philanthropic grants and pursues direct philanthropic initiatives that reduce inner suffering and facilitate inner transformation at scale. We operate globally with a particular focus on the United States and China. Organizations in our portfolio include Insight Timer, Parent Lab, The Center for Humane Technology, Tru Luv, Ten Percent Happier, Strong Minds, and many others.

We aspire to be one of the catalyzers of a movement that will positively and materially impact the lives of billions of people in the span of one generation. Learn more at https://evolvevf.com.


Job Overview

Make a difference in what you do. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you will accomplish. If an exciting, fast paced, pressure-filled environment catches your attention, then consider joining us. In this position you will provide Executive Administrative support to the Managing Director of the Evolve Foundation, as well as the broader functional teams and our partner organizations. We're seeking a collaborative team member with a friendly work style, who's well-organized, proactive, able to effectively multi-task & prioritize, and take initiative while displaying exceptional judgment. This role is remote but requires minor amounts of travel to the San Francisco Bay Area and other locations of business. It would be a plus if you are based somewhere within 2-3 hours from Bay Area by flight.


We care most about our people and culture. We are looking for a special person who: 

  • Cares about our mission and takes pride and satisfaction in delivering it to the world
  • Possesses a personal sense of openness and commitment to personal growth
  • Meets their work with enthusiasm and care, understanding that all of the things we do contribute to the greater good
  • Desires a work environment that emphasizes care and commitment to each other 
  • Possesses a strong desire to serve the world with excellence and hard work
  • Wants to grow and develop their personal and professional skills in an organization that allows growth and career advancement commensurate with your capabilities


We want you to be an excellent person and also possess great skills. You must:

  • Find enjoyment in bringing detail, accuracy and timeliness to your and others’ work
  • Work productively with all kinds of people and personalities
  • Desire teamwork and cross-functional collaboration
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Display sound judgment and decision-making to resolve complex problems when managing multiple priorities, and re-prioritize, where, and when, necessary
  • Organize and manage extremely complex calendar schedule(s) and assist in planning appointments, external meetings, conferences, etc.
  • Make complicated travel arrangements and prepare expense reports
  • Manage digital files and information with an ability to deal with sensitive and confidential information capably and discreetly
  • Maintain accurate and detailed records, meeting deadlines and manages multiple projects and processes in support of various operating departments
  • Anticipates the business needs of the leadership team/admin team, proactively formulating and evaluating solutions and/or recommendations to facilitate meeting deadlines and achieving goals
  • Manage consultants, vendors and junior personnel
  • Be self-motivated to meet deadlines independently
  • Develop new project management and project coordination and conduct ongoing management for multiple workstreams
  • Provide support for organizational events, quarterly and recognition events, as well as coordinating activities across the organization, such as conferences, F2Fs, etc., planning and organizing, preparing agendas, and coordinating all logistics
  • Have strong capability working with all Google and Microsoft tools
  • Represent the organization externally with care and professionalism


Desired qualifications:

  • BA or BS degree preferred or equivalent experience
  • Proof of successful work experience 
  • Advanced Google and Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Teams and SharePoint) skills
  • Good PC skills with the aptitude to learn new systems quickly
  • Strong time management skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • Highly refined and professional verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work additional hours as needed
  • Demonstrated commitment to mission related activities

About Evolve

Evolve Ventures and Foundation dedicates our financial and human capital to both for-profit and not-for-profit initiatives that support the evolution of consciousness. Evolve Foundation makes philanthropic grants and…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
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    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
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    September 1, 2022
  • Application Deadline
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    August 27, 2022
  • Education
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    4-Year Degree Required
Salary
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USD $50,000 - USD $80,000
/ year

Benefits

  • Healthcare and other benefits
  • Student loan assistance based on qualifications
  • Fully remote with some travel
  • Healthcare and other benefits
  • Student loan assistance based on qualifications
  • Fully remote with some travel

Location

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Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
1040 Court St, San Rafael, CA 94901, USA

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